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Title

Confidences

1889


Artist

Georges Croegaert

Belgium, France

07 Oct 1848 - 1923


Details


Other Titles

Secrets

Confidence

Avant le bal – Les confidences (Before the ball)

Les Confidences (Secrets)


Alternative title

Les Confidences


Date

1889


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on cedar panel


Dimensions

46.3 x 34.0 cm panel; 67.5 x 57.0 x 10.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l., white paint "GEORGES CROEGAERT PARIS 1889".


Credit

Purchased 1889


Accession number

808


Artist information

Georges Croegaert

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Dr C. Fischer, Sydney/New South Wales/Australia, Purchased by the AGNSW from Dr Fischer 1889. Purchased by Fisher from the Paris Salon.


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


Canberra Museum and Art Gallery and Royal Belgian Embassy (Organisers), From Belgium with lace: Belgian art in Australian collections, Canberra, 2000, 2 (colour illus.). no catalogue numbers

Paris Salon, 1889 Catalogue illustré du Salon, 1889. cat.no. 672

Linda Slutzkin, Interiors - from the collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1981, 7-8, 16 (illus.). cat.no. 2

Anna Waldmann, Renée Free and Nicholas Draffin, Salon and Académie: the charm of tradition: a catalogue of nineteenth-century European salon works, Sydney, 1984, (illus.). no catalogue numbers

National Art Gallery of NSW: illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1906. Benezit's mistaken name and year 'Avant le bal' in this publication.