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Towards The Heads Hobart | 1914

$88,000

38 x 46 cm

Oil on canvas

Signed and dated lower left corner ‘E Phillips Fox 1914’


An exceptional example of Australian En Plein Air painting.

Painted in Hobart 1914,  Fox has painted a seascape that is looking towards the point of Sandy Bay

Provenance:

Exhibited on the 29th February 1916 at the Upper Athenaeum Hall on Collins Street, Melbourne. 

This painting is number 63 in the catalogue, ‘Towards The Heads, Hobart’.

Price: 15 Guineas.

Possibly purchased from the exhibition by Violet Teague

Held in the collection of descendants of Violet Teague.

 Original John Thallon Frame Label on the reverse.

Original Label Referencing Violet Teague.

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