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Title

Great Britain in Egypt, 1886

1887


Artist

Walter Charles Horsley

England

12 Feb 1855 - 18 May 1934


Details


Other Title

Great Britain in Europe


Date

1887


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

122.5 x 154.9 cm


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l., oil "Walter C Horsley 87".


Credit

Purchased 1889


Location

Not on display


Accession number

6058


Artist information

Walter Charles Horsley

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Source unknown, Purchased by the AGNSW 1889


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Roger Benjamin, Ursula Prunster, Lynne Thornton and Mounira Khemir, Orientalism – Delacroix to Klee, Sydney, 1997-1998, 89 (colour illus.). cat.no. 33

Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 90 (illus.).

Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 106. cat.no. 1039

Author Unknown, The official catalogue of the exhibits: with introductory notices of the countries exhibiting/ Centennial International Exhibition, Melbourne, 1888-9, Melbourne, 1888. cat.no. 11