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Title

The pearl necklace

circa 1905


Artist

Henry Tonks

England

09 Apr 1862 - 08 Jan 1937


Details


Date

circa 1905


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

102.0 x 70.5 cm stretcher; 108.5 x 88.0 x 8.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r., brown paint "H.T.". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1943


Location

Not on display


Accession number

7271


Artist information

Henry Tonks

Works in the collection

3


Shown in 8 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Sir C. Kendall Butler, circa 1905-circa 1912, London/England

Duveen Brothers (London, New York, Paris), circa 1931-Jan 1943, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Duveen Brothers 1943


Referenced in 10 publications

Bibliography


Kenneth McConkey, The Edwardians: secrets and desires, 'New English Intimisme', pg. 88-105, Canberra, 2004, 105 (colour illus.), 233 (colour illus.), 234.

Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 169. cat.no. 2163

Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 199 (illus.).

Unknown, Life of Henry Tonks, London, 1939, 362, 372. 'c.1909'

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Daily Telegraph exhibition of French and British modern art, Sydney, 1939. cat.no. 206

Unknown, Henry Tonks, 1937. cat.no. 13

Unknown, Barbizon House: an illustrated record, London, 1937, (illus.). cat.no. 19

Tate Britain, Exhibition of works by Professor Henry Tonks, 1936. cat.no. 1

Unknown, Loan exhibition of works, organised by the Contemporary Art Society; and, Dr. Harrington's collection of Seymour Haden's etchings, 1911. cat.no. 119, lent by C.K. Butler

Unknown, Catalogue of an exhibition of oil paintings and watercolors with other drawings by Henry Tonks, 1905. 'Property of C.K. Butler'