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Title

A grey day, Battersea

pre 1925


Artist

Walter Greaves

England

1829 - 1925


Details


Date

pre 1925


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

50.8 x 61.2 cm stretcher; 69.0 x 79.5 x 5.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.l., black paint "W Greaves". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1947


Location

Not on display


Accession number

8060


Artist information

Walter Greaves

Works in the collection

3


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Roland, Browse and Delbanco, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Roland, Browse and Delbanco 1947


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, p 76, illus p 76.

Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, p 92, no 831.

Terence Maloon, Paths to abstraction 1867-1917, Sydney, 2010, p 283, col illus p 90. 'Whistler and his influence' by Terence Maloon, pp 86–103

Catalogue of oil paintings, a water colour and etchings by Walter Greaves (pupil of Whistler), London, 1911, 3rd ed, p 17, no 63.

Catalogue of modern paintings and drawings ..., 31 Oct 1945, p 9, no 117.

Adelaide Festival of Arts 1966: special exhibitions at the National Gallery of South Australia, ‘British Painting 1900–1950’, Adelaide, 1966, p [22], no 6.