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Title

Watson's barn

1931


Artist

Sir George Clausen

England

18 Apr 1852 - 22 Nov 1944


Details


Date

1931


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

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.


Credit

Watson Bequest Fund 1933


Location

Not on display


Accession number

781


Artist information

Sir George Clausen

Works in the collection

2


Shown in 5 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Arthur Tooth & Sons Ltd, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Arthur Tooth & Sons 1933


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


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

Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 30 (illus.).

British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 64. cat.no. 369

Victorian social conscience, Sydney, 1976.