Charles Napier HEMY<br/>
<em>The bell buoy</em> 1900 <!-- (recto) --><br />

oil on canvas<br />
47.3 x 85.5 cm<br />
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne<br />
Felton Bequest, 1906<br />
268-2<br />


The bell buoy

Charles Napier HEMY

British art

Charles Napier HEMY
The bell buoy 1900

oil on canvas
47.3 × 85.5 cm
inscribed in black paint l.l.: C. Napier Hemy - 1900.
inscribed in brown and black paint on reverse u.l.: No 1 No10. (No10 crossed out) The.bell buoy. (underlined) / C. napier Hemy. / Falmouth
inscribed in paint on reverse u.r.: New Gallery 1906
inscribed in pen and brown ink on paper label on reverse u.c.: No1 The Bel (...illeg.) / C Napier Heny / Churchfield (...illeg.)
Accession Number
International Painting
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1906
© Public Domain
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of Digitisation Champion Ms Carol Grigor through Metal Manufactures Limited
Gallery location
19th Century European Paintings Gallery
Level 2, NGV International
Subjects (general)
Marines and Seascapes
Subjects (specific)
buoys seas waves (natural events)
Exhibited New Gallery, London, 1906; from where purchased, on the advice of Sir George Clausen, for the Felton Bequest, 1906.


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