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Title

The end of a dream

circa 1908


Artist

Giuseppe Pennasilico

Italy

19 Mar 1861 - 09 Apr 1940


Details


Alternative title

La fine di un sogno


Date

circa 1908


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

99.5 x 145.4 cm stretcher; 136.0 x 182.0 x 10.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r., brown paint "G. Pennasilico". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1908


Location

Not on display


Accession number

917


Artist information

Giuseppe Pennasilico

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


  • Lovers, Museum of Modern Art at Heide, Melbourne, 05 Dec 1995–03 Mar 1996


Provenance


Source unknown, Purchased by the AGNSW 1908


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Juliana Engberg, Lovers, 'Love tokens', pg. 19-35, Victoria, 1995, 21. no catalogue numbers