An image of The bird catcher - A scene from Nature

John Linnell

(England 16 Jun 1792 – 20 Jan 1882)

The bird catcher - A scene from Nature

Other titles:
The birdcatchers Bayswater 40 Years Ago Bayswater 1814
Location
Not on display
Year
retouched 1859 1814
Media
Painting
Medium
oil on canvas
Dimensions
93.8 x 127.3 cm stretcher; 127.2 x 162.5 x 9.0 cm frame
Signature & date

Signed and dated, "J Linnell 14 ret'59".

Credit
Purchased 1891
Accession number
916
Provenance
Thomas, England, Linnell at one time exchanged the painting with Thomas for one of Ham-House.
P & D Colnaghi and Co, 1845, London/England
Hatten, post 1859, England, Repainted for Hatten in 1859.
Charles P. Matthews, pre 06 Jun 1891, London/England, sold at Christie's sale 6 June 1891 lot no. 82 as 'Bayswater forty years ago 1814-1859'.
Christie's London, 06 Jun 1891, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Christie's London, 6 June 1891, lot no. 82, through Messrs Vokins