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Title

The beaver hat

1907


Artist

Phillip Wilson Steer

England

28 Dec 1860 - 18 Mar 1942


Details


Other Title

The beaver bonnet


Date

1907


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

127.3 x 101.8 cm stretcher; 153.0 x 128.6 x 8.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., black paint "P.W. Steer 1907".


Credit

Purchased with the assistance of the National Art Collections Fund 1937


Location

Not on display


Accession number

6424


Artist information

Phillip Wilson Steer

Works in the collection

7


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


L.A. Harrison, London/England

Barbizon House, 1927-1937, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Barbizon House 1937.


Referenced in 12 publications

Bibliography


Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales handbook, 'European', pg. 36-56, Sydney, 1988, 41.

Dugald Sutherland MacColl, The Life and Work and Setting of Phillip Wilson Steer, O.M., London, 1945, 209.

Art Gallery of New South Wales picturebook, Sydney, 1972, 41 (colour illus.).

Phillip Wilson Steer 1860-1942, Oxford, 1971, 79. cat.no. 389

Barbizon House: an illustrated record, London, 1937. cat.no. 13

Country Life, London, 1927.

Pictures and drawings by P. Wilson Steer, 1927. cat.no. 13

Modern Movements in Painting, London, 1920, 229.

Author Unknown, Coronation Exhibition, 1911: Shepherd's Bush, London. Fine arts catalogue, 1911.

British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 164. cat.no. 2088

The Studio, London, May 1909, 259 (illus.).

Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 187 (illus.).