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Title

The Book of Peace

1913


Artist

Edgard Maxence

France

17 Sep 1871 - 1954


Details


Other Title

The book of serenity


Alternative title

Le Livre de Paix


Date

1913


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on wood panel


Dimensions

160.3 x 104.7 cm board; 192.5 x 133.6 x 12.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1913


Accession number

782


Artist information

Edgard Maxence

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Paris Salon, Paris/France, Purchased by the AGNSW from the Paris Salon 1913


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales handbook, 'European', pg. 36-56, Sydney, 1988, 41.

Paris Salon, 1913 Catalogue illustré du Salon, Paris, 1913, 9 (illus.). cat.no. 1236

Anna Waldmann, Renée Free and Nicholas Draffin, Salon and Académie: the charm of tradition: a catalogue of nineteenth-century European salon works, Sydney, 1984, cover (colour illus.), (illus.). no catalogue numbers