- Other Titles
- Portrait study
A portrait study
- Media category
- Materials used
- oil on canvas
195.5 x 100.3 cm stretcher; 217.6 x 123.5 x 7.0 cm frame
0 - Whole, 192 x 98 cm, SIGHT DIMENSION
- Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., oil "J Longstaff. 1893".
- Purchased 1896
- Not on display
- Accession number
- Artist information
Works in the collection
Referenced in 11 publications
Julian Ashton., Daily telegraph, ‘National Art Gallery: The Australian Court’, Sydney, 27 Sep 1905, unknown. titled 'A Portrait Study'
Susan Gillberg, Portrait of a lady: Sir John Longstaff, 'Enduring elegance: Sir John Longstaff's portraits of women', pg. 6-17, Shepparton, 2012, 12, 22 (colour illus.), 41, 47.
Lionel Lindsay, Art in Australia [vol. 1, no. 4], '25 Years of Australian Art', Sydney, 1918. not paginated
John McDonald, Art of Australia. Vol 1: Exploration to Federation, ‘The only school of art’, pg. 485-544, Sydney, 2008, 502 (colour illus.), 504.
William Moore, The story of Australian art from the earliest known art of the continent to the art of today (Vol. 1), 'Galleries', pg. 179-214, Sydney, 1934, 191, 194 (illus.).
Nina Murdoch, Portrait in Youth of Sir John Longstaff (1861-1941), North Ryde, 1948, 121-125.
National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1893, Sydney, 1893, Supplement. cat.no. 467, titled 'Portrait Study'
National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1899, Sydney, 1899, 49 (sepia illus.). cat.no. 263, Oil Paintings-Australian, titled 'A Portrait Study'
Bertram Stevens, Art in Australia [vol. 1, no. 2], 'John Longstaff', Sydney, 1917, (colour illus.). not paginated
Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales: Minutes 1.9.1891-4.5.1898, Sydney, 1891-1898, 3 September 1896.
Editor Unknown (Editor), Daily telegraph, Sydney, 12 Jan 1922. page no. unknown
Other works by John Longstaff
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