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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)

Title
A Dorcas meeting in the 6th century
Year
1873-1877
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

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".
Credit
Eadith Walker Fund 1889
Accession number
812
Location
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, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 115 (illus.).

Renée Free and Peter Laverty, Victorian Olympians, Sydney, 1975, 20, 60 (illus.). cat.no. 22

Peter Tomory and Anne Kirker, British painting 1800-1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 126 (illus.). cat.no. 1369

Exhibition history (2)

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

Victorian Olympians: