Mrs W.H. Read
Australia, England, Australia
08 Apr 1867 - 01 Sep 1943
Portrait of a young woman
oil on canvas
48.3 x 31.1 cm stretcher; 59.6 x 42.1 x 5.4 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed l.r. corner, brown oil "Arthur Streeton". Dated l.l. corner, brown oil "1890".
Not on display
Where the work was made
Shown in 4 exhibitions
Spring Exhibition of the Art Society of New South Wales (1890), Society Rooms, Union Chambers, Sydney, Oct 1890 -
Purchases and Acquisitions for 1966, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1967 -
Sir Arthur Streeton Exhibition, Exhibition Venue Unknown, 06 Mar 1968–23 Mar 1968
Impressions: painting light and life, National Portrait Gallery [Parliamentary Zone], Canberra, 25 Nov 2011–04 Mar 2012
Referenced in 4 publications
Edward Combes, Sydney Morning Herald, 'The Art Society's exhibition: first notice', pg. 5, Sydney, 30 Dec 1876, 5.
Sarah Engledow, Impressions: painting light & life, Catalogue essay, pg. 7-16, Canberra, 2011, 66 (caption), 67 (colour illus.). cat.no. 25
Ann Galbally, Arthur Streeton, Melbourne, 1969, 80 (illus.). cat.no. 36, dated c.1890, reproduced in reverse
Art Gallery of New South Wales, 1966 Acquisitions, Sydney, 1966, 17. cat.no. 12; titled 'Portrait of a young woman'