oil on canvas
103.0 x 128.6 cm sight; 130.0 x 155.8 x 4.3 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l., red paint "TREV GOODALL/1869".
Gift of Colonel A. Hanbury-Sparrow 1970
Shown in 4 exhibitions
Royal Academy schools, 1869, Royal Academy of Arts, London, 1869–1869
Royal Academy of Arts, 1870, Royal Academy of Arts, London, 1870–1870
- Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney 20 Jun 1975–20 Jul 1975
- National Gallery of Victoria [St Kilda Road], Melbourne 12 Aug 1975–14 Sep 1975
- Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide 26 Sep 1975–26 Oct 1975
Victorian social conscience, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Aug 1976–19 Sep 1976
Edith Sparrow, England, Gift of the artist 1871
Colonel Arthur Alan Hanbury-Sparrow, Buckinghamshire/England, Gift of Colonel A. Hanbury-Sparrow 1970. By descent from his aunt Edith Sparrow.
Referenced in 15 publications
Edmund Capon AM, OBE and Jan Meek (Editors), Portrait of a Gallery, Sydney, 1984, p 17.
Patricia Crawford, History and legend in some selected paintings at the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1980, p 4, illus p 4.
Renée Free and Peter Laverty, Victorian Olympians, Sydney, 1975, pp 16–17, 55, no 11, illus p 55.
Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, p 70, illus p 70.
Algernon Graves, The Royal Academy of Arts: a complete dictionary of contributors and their work from its foundation in 1769 to 1904, London, 1905-1906, vol 3, 1905, p 269.
Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, p 89, no 771, illus p 191.
J. Maas, Gambart: prince of the Victorian art world, 1975, p 231.
Art and Australia, vol 10, no 1, Sydney, Jul 1972, p 67, illus p 72. Art Gallery of New South Wales special number.
Pall Mall Gazette, ‘Pictures at the Royal Academy (third article)’, London, 20 May 1870, pp 11–12: p 12.
Victorian social conscience, Sydney, 1976, p 11, illus p 11.
Art Journal, London, 1871, p 166.
Times, 'The Royal Academy exhibition (third article)', London, 18 May 1870, p 6.
The Graphic, 'Royal Academy', London, 09 Jul 1870, p 39.
The exhibition of the Royal Academy of Arts, MDCCCLXX, the one hundred and second, London, 1870, p 17, no 234.