DETAIL : John Singer SARGENT, The fountain, Villa Torlonia, Frascati, Italy 1907, The Art Institute of Chicago, American Art Collection DETAIL : John Singer SARGENT, Almina, daughter of Asher Wertheimer 1908, Tate, London, presented by the widow and family of Asher Wertheimer in accordance with his wishes in 1922
Harold PARKER | Arthur Streeton

PARKER, Harold
England 1873 – Australia 1962-04-23
Australia 1876-96; England 1896-1930 with visits to Australia 1911 and 1921-22; Australia from 1930
Arthur Streeton 1906
24.5 (h) x 15.0 (w) x 9.5 (d) cm
signed and dated 'Harold Parker/ 1906'
private collection

The serious expression that Parker captured in this portrait reflects Streeton’s very earnest character and may also imply the difficulties he had in establishing himself in London at this time.

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