Looking Backwards

James Fraser Scott, Artist

This is one of the paintings in our collection. It was made in circa 1897-1932. The place where it was made is unknown.
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Object Detail

Image 1910 x 1254 mm
Frame 2255 x 1585 x 50 mm
oil on canvas
Image of woman in 18th Century style salmon pink dress with lace panelling down front, wearing a white curled wig with black beauty spot on her cheek bone. She is standing in front of a tall mirror showing her back, next to a chair covered in a black and pink flower embroidered fringed shawl, a table is behind her with a string of pearls on top and a large urn on the floor. Tartan drapery is in the upper right corner to the right of the mirror. The wall is painted green.
Credit Line
Collection of the Sarjeant Gallery Te Whare o Rehua Whanganui. Gift of the artist's family, 1954.
Collection Type
Permanent collection
Acquisition Date
Aug 1954



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