The beaver bonnet
oil on canvas
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".
Purchased with the assistance of the National Art Collections Fund 1937
Not on display
Shown in 4 exhibitions
L.A. Harrison, London/England
Barbizon House, 1927-1937, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Barbizon House 1937.
Referenced in 12 publications
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, Art Gallery of New South Wales picturebook, Sydney, 1972, 41 (colour illus.).
Bruce Laughton, Phillip Wilson Steer 1860-1942, Oxford, 1971, 79. cat.no. 389
Unknown, Barbizon House: an illustrated record, London, 1937. cat.no. 13
Editor Unknown (Editor), Country Life, London, 1927.
Unknown, Pictures and drawings by P. Wilson Steer, 1927. cat.no. 13
Unknown, Modern Movements in Painting, London, 1920, 229.
Author Unknown, Coronation Exhibition, 1911: Shepherd's Bush, London. Fine arts catalogue, 1911.
Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 164. cat.no. 2088
Editor Unknown (Editor), The Studio, London, May 1909, 259 (illus.).
Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 187 (illus.).