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395474
  • Title
    John Redmond Barnes Scarvell, 1855 / oil portrait by Richard Noble
  • Creator
  • Call number
    ML 1194
    Status: On display – Paintings from the Collection, Room 3, East Wall, no. 298
  • Level of description
    fonds
  • Date

    1855
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    395474
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised
  • Physical Description
    1 painting - oil on canvas, in gesso and gilt frame - 76 x 63.5 cm canvas; 95.5 x 83.5 cm frame
  • Source
    Purchased April 1999
  • Copying Conditions
    Out of copyright: Artist died before 1955
    Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales
  • General note

    Eight portraits by Richard Noble of the Scarvell family have been documented - see Eve Buscombe, Artists in Early Australia and their portraits, Eureka Research, 1978
    For biographical information about the Scarvell family see Mary Lang, Home was here, Library of Australian History, Sydney, 1987
    Colour transparency digitised 1999
    Digital order no:Album ID : 950051
  • Signatures / Inscriptions

    Inscribed in paint at lower left "Rich Noble 1855"
    On the reverse is a frame maker's label "S. Holden Picture Restorer + Frame Maker 71 Hunter Street Sydney"
  • Conservation note

    Oil painting and frame conserved with the generous support of the State Library of New South Wales Foundation, 2001-2002.
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