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Title

Self portrait


Artist

J.S. Watkins

Australia

08 Nov 1866 - 25 Aug 1942


Details


Other Title

The painter - self portrait


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

51.2 x 41.5 cm stretcher; 69.2 x 59.1 x 5.2 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner, brown oil "J.S.WATKINS". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1943


Location

Not on display


Accession number

7322


Artist information

J.S. Watkins

Works in the collection

7


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Paula Dredge, Margaret Sawicki, Steven Miller and Lindsay Parker, S.A. Parker Framing Works, 'Works in the collection with known Parker frames', pg. 27-68, Sydney, 2004, 40 (illus.).

Bernard Smith, 100 years of Australian painting, 'Foreword', pg. 2-4, Sydney, 1948, 7. cat.no. 24

Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Loan memorial exhibition of paintings and drawings by the late J.S. Watkins, 'John Samuel Watkins, 1866-1942', pg. 5-6, Sydney, 1943, 4 (illus.), 12. cat.no. 31; titled 'The painter - self portrait'; Lent by Mrs J.S. Watkins