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Title

Demonstration sketch of a woman

circa 1900-circa 1941


Artist

Reginald Grenville Eves

England

24 May 1876 - 13 or 14 June 1941


Details


Date

circa 1900-circa 1941


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

50.8 x 40.6 cm


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1946?


Location

Not on display


Accession number

8297


Artist information

Reginald Grenville Eves

Works in the collection

3


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Arthur Tooth & Sons Ltd, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Arthur Tooth & Sons, received 1949.


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 56 (illus.).

Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 78. cat.no. 619

Royal Society of British Artists, Memorial exhibition : R.G. Eves, 1876-1941, 1947. cat.no. 51