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Title

The cats

1923


Artist

Charles Joseph Watelet

Belgium

11 Feb 1867 - possibly 1954


Details


Other Title

The felines


Alternative title

Les felins


Date

1923


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

103.2 x 127.6 cm stretcher; 123.2 x 147.3 x 7.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., black paint ".../ Ch. J. Watelet/ 1923".


Credit

Purchased 1923


Location

Not on display


Accession number

915


Artist information

Charles Joseph Watelet

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Paris Salon, Paris/France, Purchased by the AGNSW from the Paris Salon 1923


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


Art Gallery of New South Wales, Celebrity choice: Dame Joan Sutherland and Richard Bonynge (exh brochure), Sydney, 1983. no catalogue numbers

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

Sydney Ure Smith and Leon Gellert (Editors), Art in Australia [series 3, no. 7], Sydney, Mar 1924, (illus.).

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

Editor Unknown (Editor), Australasian post, Melbourne, Jun 1970.

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Triad: a journal devoted to literacy, pictorial, musical and dramatic art, Sydney, 01 Dec 1924, 111 (colour illus.).