detail: Mortimer Menpes, Britain/Australia, Outside a teahouse, Japan, 1887/88, Japan or London, watercolour, pencil on paper, 17.0 x 26.5 cm; Gift of Carol Adams, Ann Croser and Janice Pleydell through the Art Gallery of South Australia Foundation Collectors Club 2010, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide 

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Mortimer Menpes, Britain/Australia, 1855–1938, Self portrait, 1916–17,
Pangbourne, England, drypoint on paper, 35.1 x 16.2 cm (plate), A.R. Ragless Bequest Fund 1997, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

 

 

 

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Mortimer Menpes, Britain/Australia, 1855–1938, His debut, c.1885–86,
London, oil on panel, 21.6 x 12.7 cm, Collection of John Lewis OBE, England

     

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Mortimer Menpes, Britain/Australia, 1855–1938, Alone in a shoe shop,
1887–88, Japan or London, oil on wood panel, 12.3 x 21.4 cm, South Australian Government Grant 1975, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

     

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Mortimer Menpes, Britain/Australia, 1855–1938, Sun and lanterns, 1887–88, Japan or London, watercolour, pencil on paper, 17.0 x 26.5 cm (sight), Gift of Carol Adams, Ann Croser and Janice Pleydell through the Art Gallery of South Australia Foundation Collectors Club 2010,
Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

     
Thumbnail LMMP22-1 Blue was the sky above us, Benares PURDIN NO larger than half page  

Mortimer Menpes, Britain/Australia, 1855–1938, Blue was the sky above us (Benares), 1889–91, Uttar Pradesh, India or London, oil on board, 29.1 x 22.8 cm, Private collection, United States,
© Christie’s Images/The Bridgeman Art Library

     
Thumbnail LMMP20-1 Geisha carrying a parasol LOWELL LIBSON  

Mortimer Menpes, Britain/Australia, 1855–1938, A geisha carrying a parasol, 1896–97, Japan or London, oil on panel, 10.9 x 7.8 cm,
Private collection, England, Image courtesy Lowell Libson Ltd, London

     
Thumbnail LMMP15-2 Reading ASH  

Mortimer Menpes, Britain/Australia, 1855–1938, Reading, c.1898–99, London, drypoint, printed in coloured inks on paper, 21.8 x 26.4 cm (plate), Private collection, England

     

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Mortimer Menpes, Britain/Australia, 1855–1938, Mrs Brown-Potter (as Juliet), c.1899, London, drypoint on chine collé on paper, 25.2 x 20.3 cm (plate), David Murray Bequest Fund 2001, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide