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An image of A Dorcas meeting in the 6th century by Edwin Long

Edwin Long

(England 12 Jul 1829 – 15 May 1891)

A Dorcas meeting in the 6th century
Media category
Materials used
oil on canvas

134.6 x 217.5 cm stretcher; 176.5 x 257.8 x 10.0 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., black paint "18 E L 73/ finished in 1877".
Eadith Walker Fund 1889
Accession number
19th c European art
Provenance (2)

Stephen G. Holland

Messrs Vokins, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Messrs Vokins 1889

Bibliography (4)

Mark Bills., Edwin Longsden Long RA, 'The Influence of Spain, 1857-1873', pg. 63-102, London, 1998, 98 (illus.).

Renée Free and Peter Laverty, Victorian Olympians, Sydney, 1975, 20, 60 (illus.). 22

Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 115 (illus.).

Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 126 (illus.). 1369

Exhibition history (2)

Unknown, Wallis' Gallery exhibition, Wallis' Gallery, circa 1877–circa 1877

Victorian Olympians:

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