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
Art Gallery of New South Wales, 1966 Acquisitions, Sydney, 1966, 17. cat.no. 12; titled 'Portrait of a young woman'
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