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Title

Classical landscape with figures and cattle

1835-1840


Artist

Francis Oliver Finch

England

22 Nov 1802 - 27 Aug 1862


Details


Date

1835-1840


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

watercolour with gum and scraping out


Dimensions

37.8 x 56.5 cm image/sheet; 58.5 x 77.0 x 2.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1948


Location

Not on display


Accession number

8133


Artist information

Francis Oliver Finch

Artist profile

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


The Cotman Gallery, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from the Cotman Gallery 1948


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Christopher Allen, The Australian weekend review, 'Real-word views', 22 Jul 2017-23 Jul 2017, pp 10–11: p 11.

Peter Raissis, Victorian watercolours from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2017, pp 90–91, col illus p 91.

Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales: Minutes 19.1.1945-24.11.1950, Sydney, 1945-1950, pp 3046 (28 Nov 1948), 3088 (24 June 1949).