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Title

Refugees returning to Cambrai under protection of an Australian Trooper

late 19th century-early 20th century


Artist

James Kerr-Lawson

Scotland

28 Oct 1864 - 01 May 1939


Details


Date

late 19th century-early 20th century


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

78.7 x 104.7 cm; 102.5 x 128.5 x 10.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r., "J. Kerr Lawson". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1920


Location

Not on display


Accession number

789


Artist information

James Kerr-Lawson

Works in the collection

2


Provenance


James Kerr-Lawson, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from the artist 1920


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 100 (illus.).

Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 115. cat.no. 1185