In the Luxembourg Gardens
1887 - 1971
In the Luxembourg Gardens No.1
oil on wood
45.7 x 38.0 cm board; 65.1 x 56.8 x 3.5 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, brown oil "Wakelin/ 1924".
Not on display
© Roland Wakelin Estate
Where the work was made
Shown in 6 exhibitions
Opening exhibition of the oil paintings of Roland Wakelin (1925), Macquarie Galleries, Sydney, 15 Apr 1925–25 Apr 1925
Roland Wakelin retrospective (1967):
Acquisitions 1967, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 06 Mar 1968–01 Apr 1968
Twentieth century Australian masterworks from the Art Gallery of New South Wales and the Fred Williams Pilbara series from the collection of CRA Limited, Tokyo Metropolitan Teien Art Museum, 04 Oct 1985–06 Nov 1985
Australian Painters Seeing Cézanne, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 28 Nov 1998–17 Jan 1999
Parallel Visions: Twenty-two artists from the Australian collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Feb 2002–May 2003
Referenced in 7 publications
Douglas Dundas, Roland Wakelin retrospective, 'Introduction', pg. 3-6, Sydney, 1967, 8, 11 (illus.). cat.no. 28; collection of Macquarie Galleries
Heather Johnson, Parallel visions: works from the Australian collection, 'Roy de Maistre / Roland Wakelin', pg. 48-59, Sydney, 2002, 52, 146.
Ursula Prunster, Australian painters; Seeing Cézanne, 'Modernism and travel: the 1920s', pg. 7-8, Sydney, 1998, front cover (colour illus. detail), 2, 7, 24 (colour illus.), 31. cat.no. 49
Ursula Prunster, Look, 'Australian Painters: Seeing Cézanne', pg. 20-21, Heidelberg, Nov 1998, 20, 21 (colour illus.).
Unknown, The art of Roland Wakelin, Sydney, 1987, 20, 50 (colour illus.), 125. plate no. 19
Barry Pearce and Patrick McCaughey, Twentieth century Australian masterworks from the Art Gallery of New South Wales and the Fred Williams Pilbara Series, Tokyo, 1985, 17 (colour illus.). cat.no. 2
Jonathan Cooper (Editor), Exhibitions events - Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Nov 1998-Jan 1999, 7 (colour illus.). The image appears in detail.