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A boat passing a lock
oil on canvas
102.2 × 128.0 cm
Accession Number
International Painting
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1951
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Gallery location
19th Century European Paintings Gallery
Level 2, NGV International

Private collection, Exeter; with Arthur Tooth and Sons (dealer), London, 1950 (stock no. A2469); there exhibited Recent Acquisitions V, November – December, 1950, no. 4; from where purchased, on the advice of A. J. L. McDonnell, for the Felton Bequest, 1950; exhibited National Gallery, London, 1951, prior to being sent to Victoria; arrived Melbourne, 1951.

Exhibited Constable, Tate Gallery, London, 1991, no. 159; Constable: Impressions of land, sea and sky, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra; Museum of New Zealeand Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington, 2006, no. 72


Unknown - 19th century