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Title

Non angli, sed angeli

1877


Artist

Keeley Halswelle

Scotland

23 Apr 1832 - 11 Apr 1891


Details


Other Title

Not angles, but angels


Date

1877


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

161.2 x 252.9 cm stretcher; 190.5 x 282.5 x 7.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l., "Keeley Halswelle 1877".


Credit

Purchased 1879


Accession number

791


Artist information

Keeley Halswelle

Works in the collection

2


Shown in 5 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Source unknown, Purchased by the AGNSW from the Sydney International Exhibition, 17 September 1879 - 20 April 1880.


Referenced in 52 publications

Bibliography


['J L C'], Sydney Mail, vol 32, no 1095, ‘Art Notes – an afternoon in the Sydney Art Gallery’, Sydney, 02 Jul 1881, p 15.

James Dafforne, Art Journal, ‘The works of Keeley Halswelle, ARSA’, London, 1879, pp 49–52, p 52, illus p 50. The illustration is an engraving by J A Quarterly after a drawing by W J Allen.

W W Fenn, Magazine of Art, ‘Our living artists: Keeley Halswelle, ARSA’, London, 1881, pp 406–10: p 409.

Mr Keeley Halswelle’, Art Journal, ‘“Non angli sed angeli”, from the painting, London, 1890, p 263, illus opp p 257 (with engraving by J. C. Armytage).

Patricia McDonald, Sydney International Exhibition 1879: An exhibition celebrating the centenary of the Sydney International Exhibition, 'Art at the Garden Palace', Sydney, 1979, pp 27, 38, illus pp 26, 28. As part of hang.

['C L M'], Sydney Morning Herald, ‘Our art gallery (letter)’, Sydney, 23 Oct 1884, p 4.

['The Native'], Sydney Mail, vol 33, no 1135, ‘The picture gallery and the museum’, Sydney, 08 Apr 1882, p 548.

Vaurien’, Sydney Morning Herald, ‘Art – a round about paper, Sydney, 30 Jul 1887, p 9.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales (report of the trustees for the year 1913), Sydney, 1914, p 2. Loan to Brisbane.

Picture study in schools – records of the Education Society, no 7, Sydney, 1913, pp 14–16, 30, illus p 14.

National Art Gallery of NSW: illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1906, p 44, no 102, illus p 42.

The Royal Academy of Arts: a complete dictionary of contributors and their work from its foundation in 1769 to 1904, London, 1905-1906, vol 3, 1905, p 364.

Sydney Morning Herald, no 17213, 'The Art Gallery', Sydney, 14 Sep 1893, p 3.

Illustrated Sydney News, 'Notes on art', Sydney, 20 Jun 1891, p 11.

Pall Mall Gazette, ‘The art galleries of Sydney and Melbourne’, London, 25 Sep 1889, p 7.

Illustrated Sydney News, ‘Adelaide exhibition – fine art section’, Sydney, 15 Aug 1887, p 6.

Magazine of Art, ‘The Chronicle of Art, Oct, 1887’, London, 1887, p iii.

The modern school of art, London, 1886-1888, vol 1, 1886, pp 100, 102.

Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1884, p 5, no 8, illus p 5 (sketch by EL Montefiore).

Sydney Morning Herald, 'The Art Gallery', Sydney, 18 Aug 1883, p 6.

Catalogue descriptive and critical of the Art Gallery with Sydney art notes, Sydney, 1883, p 21. Not an official publication.

Catalogue of the Art Gallery of New South Wales ... published by sanction of the trustees, Sydney, 1883, p 5, no 8, illus p 5 (sketch by EL Montefiore).

Sydney Morning Herald, 'The Art Gallery', Sydney, 12 Oct 1882, p 8.

Sydney International Exhibition: Official catalogue of exhibits, Sydney, 1879, no 134.

Official Record of the Sydney International Exhibition 1879, Sydney, 1881, pp cxlv, 452, 479.

Illustrated Sydney News, ‘The Art Gallery of NSW’, Sydney, 20 Nov 1880, pp 10–11: p 10.

Sydney Mail, ‘New South Wales Art Gallery [1]’, Sydney, 09 Oct 1880, p 681.

Sydney Morning Herald, 'The fine arts', Sydney, 22 Apr 1880, p 10.

Ninth annual report of the New South Wales Academy of Art [for the year 1879–80], Sydney, 1880, p 6.

Art Journal, ‘The Sydney exhibition’, London, 1880, p 127.

Artists of the nineteenth century and their works: a handbook containing two thousand and fifty biographical sketches, London, 1879, vol 1, 1879, p 326.

Official awards: Sydney International exhibition 1879, Sydney, [circa 1880], p 326.

Sydney International Exhibition 1879: official catalogue of the British section, London, [1879], p 14, no 98.

Sydney International Exhibition, 1879. Official catalogue of the British section, London, [1879], p 14, no 98.

Descriptive hand-book of pictures, &c, in the art gallery of the International Exhibition Sydney, 1879–80, Sydney, [circa 1879], pp 15–16, no 134. 2nd ed.

Descriptive catalogue of pictures, &c., in the art gallery of the International Exhibition Sydney, 1879–80, Sydney, [circa 1879], p 14, no 134.

Builder, ‘Fifty-second exhibition of the Royal Scottish Academy’, London, 02 Mar 1878, pp 213–14: p 213.

The exhibition of the Royal Scottish Academy of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture ... the fifty-second, Edinburgh, 1878, pp 35–36, no 483.

The Royal Scottish Academy notes, Edinburgh, 1878, p 69, no 483, illus p 69 (with sketch).

Art Journal, 'The Royal Academy Exhibition', London, Sep 1877, pp 269–72: p 271.

British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, p 95, no 872.

Times, ‘The Royal Academy (third and concluding notice)’, London, 22 May 1877, p 11.

The exhibition of the Royal Academy of Arts … the one hundred and ninth, London, 1877, p 55, no 1394.

Academy notes, 1877, with 143 illustrations, 114 being facsimiles of sketches by the artists, London, 1877, p 72, illus p 72 (with sketch).

Art Journal, ‘The Royal Academy exhibition’, London, Aug 1877, pp 245–47: p 247.

The Royal Scottish Academy exhibitors, 1826–1990: a dictionary of artists and their work in the annual exhibitions of the Royal Scottish Academy, England, 1991, vol 2, 1991, p 223.

Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, p 80, illus p 80.

Celebrity choice: Mel Gibson, Sydney, 1985, np, no 2.

Report of the trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales: report covering the period January – December, 1979, Sydney, 1980, p 11. Conservation treatment.

Old favourites, Sydney, 1954, np.

National Art Gallery of NSW: illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1924, p 16, no 19.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1917, p 37, no 93.