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
Charles SIMS | By summer seas

SIMS, Charles
England 1873 – Scotland 1928
France 1891-92, 1887-88, frequent visits to France, Belgium and Scotland thereafter
By summer seas c.1904
oil on canvas
image 70.0 (h) x 90.0 (w) cm
Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington, gift of the New Zealand Academy of Fine Arts in 1936
  • P.G. Konody, ‘The art of Charles Sims, R.A.’, Art in Australia, no. 11, December 1921

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  • Anne Kirker, The first fifty years: British art of the 20th century, Wellington: National Art Gallery of New Zealand, 1981
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  • Renee Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney: Art Gallery of New South Wales, 1987
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  • John Christian (ed.), The last Romantics: The Romantic tradition in British art, London: Barbican Art Gallery, 1989.

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