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Title

Landscape with watermill

circa 1855


Artist

Samuel Palmer

England

27 Jan 1805 - 24 May 1881


Details


Other Title

Landscape with mill


Date

circa 1855


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

watercolour and bodycolour with scraping out over black chalk underdrawing


Dimensions

37.3 x 51.8 cm image/sheet; 57.5 x 72.0 x 4.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1953


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9010


Artist information

Samuel Palmer

Works in the collection

7


Shown in 7 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Private Collection, 1952, United Kingdom, sold Sotheby's London, 26 November 1952, lot 58

Leger Galleries, 26 Nov 1952-1953, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Leger Galleries 1953. Purchased by Leger Galleries from Sotheby's London, 26 November 1952


Referenced in 8 publications

Bibliography


Unknown, Victorian watercolours: selections from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2000, p 11, no 27.

Unknown, Forest and field: from Claude to the Barbizon School, Sydney, 1995, p 7.

Unknown and Unknown, Dreams and realities: Victorian works on paper, Sydney, 1993, p 10.

Unknown, Samuel Palmer an exhibition of Palmer's works with a Leger provenance to celebrate a century of art dealing, London, 1992, np, no 20, col illus. Not exhibited.

Unknown, Catalogue raisonné of the works of Samuel Palmer, 1988, p 177, no 528, illus p 177.

Unknown, Early English watercolours, London, 1953, no 27. As 'Landscape with mill'.

Unknown, Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales: Minutes 30.1.1953-27.8.1954, Sydney, 1953-1954, pp 3929 (24 July 1943), 3942 (28 Aug 1953).

Unknown, Turner to Monet: the triumph of landscape painting, Canberra, 2008, p 112, no 33, col illus p 113.