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Title

Hesperia

1901


Artist

Sir Frank Dicksee

England

27 Nov 1853 - 17 Oct 1928


Details


Other Title

Figure study


Date

1901


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

watercolour and bodycolour with scraping out over traces of pencil


Dimensions

20.0 x 12.5 cm image; 21.0 x 13.5 cm sheet; 37.0 x 30.0 x 3.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l., "F.D/ 1901".


Credit

Bequest of Albert and Katey Nathan 1941


Location

Not on display


Accession number

7149


Artist information

Sir Frank Dicksee

Artist profile

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Albert and Katey Nathan, Sydney/New South Wales/Australia, Bequest of Albert and Katey Nathan in 1941

Albert and Katey Nathan, Sydney/New South Wales/Australia, Bequest of Albert and Katey Nathan in 1941

H & P de Casseres, London/England


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


Renée Free and Rose Peel, Dreams and realities: Victorian works on paper, Sydney, 1993, p 7.

Peter Raissis, Victorian watercolours from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2017, pp 70–71, col illus p 71.

Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales: Minutes 21.1.1941-23.2.1945, Sydney, 1941-1945, pp 2205–06 (21 Jan 1941).

Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales: Minutes 19.1.1945-24.11.1950, Sydney, 1945-1950, pp 3024 (27 Aug 1948); 3096 (22 July 1949).

Anna Waldmann, British watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1980, np.