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Title

Stealing the keys

circa 1866


Artist

Marcus Stone RA

England

04 Jul 1840 - 24 Mar 1921


Details


Date

circa 1866


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

107.8 x 152.6 cm stretcher; 142.0 x 188.5 x 10.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., black paint "Marcus Stone 186...".


Credit

Purchased 1890


Location

Not on display


Accession number

913


Artist information

Marcus Stone RA

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Provenance


F.W. Cosens, circa 1869-17 May 1890, London/England, by 1869 in the collection of F.W. Cosens of Clapham Park. Sold at Christies London, 17 May 1890, lot 122

Christie's London, 17 May 1890, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Christie's London, 17 May 1890, lot 122. Purchased by Messrs Vokins for the AGNSW.


Referenced in 9 publications

Bibliography


A. Baldry, The Art Journal Annual, 'The life and work of Marcus Stone', London, 1896, 18.

The Art Journal, London, 1869, 33-35.

Athenaeum, London, 12 Mar 1887.

British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 165. cat.no. 2104

Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 191 (illus.).

Splashes Weekly, 14 Dec 1913, 30 (illus.).

Australasian Art Review, Sydney, May 1899. no. 3

Old English Homes, 1876.

Hints on Household Taste, 1878.