E Phillips Fox
12 Mar 1865 - 08 Oct 1915
oil on canvas
205.7 x 88.9 cm stretcher; 222.0 x 107.8 x 7.0 cm frame :
0 - Whole, 203 x 89 cm, SIGHT DIMENSION
Signature & date
Signed l.r. corner, black oil "E Phillips Fox". Not dated.
Gift of Mr Frank Grimley 1925
Not on display
Shown in 6 exhibitions
Paris Salon, 1912, Paris Salon, Paris, 1912–1912
Pictures by E. Phillips Fox (1913), Royal Art Society of New South Wales, Lavender Bay, 13 Oct 1913–28 Oct 1913
Pictures by the late E. Phillips Fox, Athenaeum Gallery, Melbourne, 29 Feb 1916–Mar 1916
Oil paintings by E. Phillips Fox and Ethel Carrick (1925), Anthony Hordern & Sons, Ltd., Sydney, 01 Oct 1925–15 Oct 1925
E. Phillips Fox Interstate Exhibition:
- Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney 23 Mar 1949–24 Apr 1949
- Queensland National Art Gallery, Brisbane 12 May 1949–Jun 1949
- National Gallery of Victoria [Swanston Street], Melbourne 23 Jun 1949–Jul 1949
- National Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide 14 Oct 1949–Nov 1949
Parallel Visions: Twenty-two artists from the Australian collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Feb 2002–May 2003
Referenced in 7 publications
Anthony Hordern & Sons, Ltd., Catalogue of an Exhibition of Oil Paintings by the Late E. Phillips Fox and of Ethel Carrick (Mrs. E. Phillips Fox), Sydney, 1925. cat.no. 6; priced 250 guineas
Jane Clark, Parallel visions: works from the Australian collection, 'Rupert Bunny / E. Phillips Fox', pg. 20-31, Sydney, 2002, 28, 143.
Anne Gérard, Look, 'Oz arts: our painters in the Parsi Salons', pg. 37-39, Sydney, Dec 2006-Jan 2007, 39.
Lionel Lindsay., Art in Australia [vol. 1, no. 5], 'E Phillips-Fox', Sydney, 1918, (colour illus.). 'in the possession of M. Philip Fox, Esq. Melbourne'
Virginia spate, Brought to Light: Australian Art 1850–1965 from the Queensland Art Gallery collection, 'Nature and Artifice. emanuel Phillip Fox Bathing hour', pg. 108-11, Brisbane, 1998, 111.
Nic Svensen, Sun-Herald, 'Passionate preserver watches paint dry', pg. 36, Sydney, 27 Oct 2002, 36 (illus.).
Catalogue of pictures by the late E. Phillips Fox, Melbourne, 1916. cat.no. 18