Skip to content

Update from the Gallery regarding COVID-19

The Art Gallery of New South Wales is open. We are observing strict physical distancing and hygiene measures to protect the health of visitors and staff and minimise the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus). Read the latest visit information

Collection

All

Search

Western art

View More:


Title

The sculptor's studio

1730


Artist

Johann Georg Platzer

Austria

24 Jun 1704 - 10 Dec 1761


Details


Other Title

The Artist's studio


Date

1730


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on copper panel


Dimensions

47.7 x 64.7 cm panel; 64.4 x 82.3 x 8.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r., black paint "J.G. Plazer". Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Howard Hinton 1923


Accession number

696


Artist information

Johann Georg Platzer

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Provenance


Howard Hinton, Sydney/New South Wales/Australia, Gift of Howard Hinton 1923


Referenced in 7 publications

Bibliography


R.H. Goddard, Lionel Lindsay and C.B. Newling, A memorial volume to Howard Hinton patron of art, Sydney, 1951, p 214, no 49.

Peter Tomory and Robert Gaston, European Paintings before 1800 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1989, p 11, no 2, illus p 12.

Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales: Minutes 26.5.1916-4.5.1923, Sydney, 1916-1923, p 537 (23 Mar).

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1924, p 72, no 216.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales (annual report of the trustees for the year 1923), Sydney, 1924, p 2.

Georg Raphael Donner, 1693-1941, Vienna, 1993, pp 218–20, illus p 219, fig 122.

Reich mir die Hand, mein Leben: Einladung zu einem barocken Fest mit Bildern von Johann Georg Platzer und Franz Christoph Janneck, Salzburg, 1996, p 24, illus p 25.