Sir George Clausen
18 Apr 1852 - 22 Nov 1944
oil on canvas
63.5 x 76.2 cm stretcher; 81.5 x 94.5 x 6.0 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed l.r., black paint "G. CLAUSEN". Not dated.
Watson Bequest Fund 1933
Not on display
Shown in 5 exhibitions
Royal Academy of Arts, 1931, Royal Academy of Arts, London, 1931–1931
An Illustrated Record, Barbizon House, London, 1933–1933
Royal Scottish Academy, 1933, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh, Aug 1933–Aug 1933
Victorian social conscience, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Aug 1976–19 Sep 1976
Artist's Glue, Lewers Bequest and Penrith Regional Art Gallery, Emu Plains, 04 Mar 1985–30 Jun 1985
Arthur Tooth & Sons Ltd, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Arthur Tooth & Sons 1933
Referenced in 6 publications
Sydney Ure Smith, Art in Australia, 'Recent Purchases for the National Art Gallery of NSW', pg. 8-15, Sydney, May 1934, 9, 15 (colour illus.).
The Royal Academy illustrated, 1931, London, 1931, (illus.).
Barbizon House: an illustrated record, London, 1933, (illus.). plate 1
Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 30 (illus.).
Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 64. cat.no. 369
Victorian social conscience, Sydney, 1976.