Charles WHEELER Goldfish 1911

Art Artwork from Australia. Published by Gould Galleries on Monday 18 February 2013.

Goldfish image

Year: 1911 Sold

oil on canvas. 50.0 x 80.0 cm. inscribed lower right: CHARLES / WHEELER -11.

Provenance:
Purchased by Mr Lawrence Abrahams, Melbourne, in 1911;
Mrs Lawrence Abrahams, Melbourne, until;
The Magnificent Collection of Australian Pictures
Made by the Late Lawrence Abrahams, Decoration Co., Melbourne, 20 June 1919, lot 15, ‘Leisure Moments’;
purchased by The Hon. W.H. Kelly, Sydney, until 1960;
bequeathed to Mrs Daphne Johnson, Sydney.

Exhibited:
Catalogue of Paintings and Drawings by Charles Wheeler, Guild Hall, Melbourne, 27 April – 6 May 1911,
no. 30, £52.10.0.;
Loan Exhibition of Australian Art, National Art Gallery of
New South Wales, Sydney, 4 April 1918, no. 221;
Twentieth Century Australian Art, A Major Collectors’ Exhibition, Gould Galleries, Melbourne, 18 March –
28 April 1999, no.2, illustrated.

Literature:
Art in Australia: Twenty-Five Years of Australian Art, Sydney,
no. 4, 1918, illustrated;
The Argus, Melbourne, 21 June 1919, p. 21.
SOLD

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