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oil on canvas
inscribed (diagonally) in brown paint l.l.: J. Clayton Adams / 1878
inscribed in pen and brown ink on paper label on reverse u.r.: No 1. Trespa(...illeg.) / John Clayton Ada(...illeg.) / Eushurst Hill / No (o double underlined) Guildford
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International Painting
Gallery location
Not on display

Exhibited Royal Academy, London, 1878, no. 453[i]; with Arthur Tooth & Sons (dealer), London, 1878; from where purchased by Robert H. Kinnear (1820–1902), by 1883[ii]; his collection, Brookong House, Toorak, Melbourne, until 1902; collection of Alfred Felton (1831–1904), Melbourne, by 1902 until 1904; by whom bequeathed to the NGV, 1904.[iii]

[i] H. Blackburn, ed., Academy Notes, London, 1878, p. 45

[ii] ‘Art notes: Private collections and collectors no. 1’, The Argus, Saturday 7 July 1883, p. 4.

[iii] Felton list, L.B. Hall papers, National Library, Canberra, Ms. 10814.

Exhibited: Royal Academy, London, 1878, no. 453; Diamond Jubilee Loan Exhibition, National Gallery of Victoria, 1897, no. 58, owner R.H. Kinnear.