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
Arthur STREETON | Five dancers fan

Australia 1867 – Australia 1943-09-01
England 1897-1923 with visits to Europe and Australia, Australia from 1923
Five dancers fan c.1915
watercolour and gouache
image 30.8 (h) x 63.2 (w) cm
not signed, not dated
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
NGA 1973.1211
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Streeton admired Charles Conder’s fan designs, commenting in 1901 that he didn’t think anything could be more beautiful. Streeton exhibited Five dancers fan in 1928 together with a group of watercolours and fan designs made during his time as an orderly in the First World War.

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