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An image of Great Britain in Egypt, 1886 by Walter Charles Horsley

Walter Charles Horsley

(England 12 Feb 1855 – 18 May 1934)

Title
Great Britain in Egypt, 1886
Other titles:
Great Britain in Europe
Year
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
Accession number
6058
Location
Not on display
Provenance (1)

Source unknown, Purchased by the AGNSW 1889

Bibliography (4)

Roger Benjamin, Ursula Prunster, Lynne Thornton and Mounira Khemir, Orientalism - Delacroix to Klee, Sydney, 1997, 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

Exhibition history (3)

Royal Academy of Arts, 1887, Royal Academy of Arts, London, 1887–1887

Centennial International Exhibition, Melbourne 1888, Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne, Melbourne, 01 Aug 1888–31 Jan 1889

Orientalism - Delacroix to Klee: