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William ROTHENSTEIN
Portrait of my parents
(Porträt meiner Eltern)
1900

Medium
oil on canvas
Measurements
78.2 × 88.0 cm
Inscription
inscribed in black paint u.r.: W. Rothenstein fecit / 1900.
Accession Number
2018.837
Department
International Painting
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Ofer Elboher through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program, 2018
Gallery location
19th Century European Paintings Gallery
Level 2, NGV International
Provenance

Collection of the artist, London, 1900; Berlin Secession exhibition 1901, no. 207 (repr.); given to his sister Blanche Schwabe (née Rothenstein) 1867–1969 (died in Melbourne); bequeathed to her daughter Mrs Ernest Marcuse, Melbourne; bequeathed to her son Mr Peter Marcuse, Melbourne; given to his son-in-law Mr Ofer Elboher, Melbourne.

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