DETAIL : John Singer SARGENT, The fountain, Villa Torlonia, Frascati, Italy 1907, The Art Institute of Chicago, American Art Collection DETAIL : John Singer SARGENT, Almina, daughter of Asher Wertheimer 1908, Tate, London, presented by the widow and family of Asher Wertheimer in accordance with his wishes in 1922
 
William ORPEN | Sowing new seed (for the Board of Agriculture and Technical Instruction for Ireland)

 
ORPEN, William
Ireland 1878 – 1931
England from 1897, with regular visits to Ireland and France
Sowing new seed (for the Board of Agriculture and Technical Instruction for Ireland) c.1913
Painting
oil on canvas
137.0 (h) x 137.0 (w) cm
signed 'ORPEN' lower right
Mildura Arts Centre, Senator R.D. Elliott Bequest, presented to the city of Mildura by Mrs Hilda Elliott in 1956
VIEW: Article | REFERENCES
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  • P.G. Konody and Sidney Dark, Sir William Orpen, artist and man, London: Seeley Service, 1932
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  • Bruce Arnold, Orpen: Mirror to an age, London: Jonathan Cape, 1981
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  • Bruce Arnold, William Orpen 1878–1931, Dublin: National Gallery of Ireland, 1991
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  • Kenneth McConkey, A free spirit: Irish art 1860–1960, Woodbridge: Antique Collectors’
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  • Alison Smith (ed.), Exposed: The Victorian nude, London: Tate Publishing, 2001.

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