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Title

A Dorcas meeting in the 6th century


Artist

Edwin Long

England

12 Jul 1829 - 15 May 1891


Details


Date

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


Artist information

Edwin Long

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Stephen G. Holland

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


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


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.). cat.no. 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.). cat.no. 1369