An episode during the Gordon 'No Popery Riots' in London 2nd June, 1780
oil on canvas
126.8 x 184.0 cm
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l., brown paint "Seymour Lucas 1879".
Shown in 3 exhibitions
Royal Academy of Arts, 1879, Royal Academy of Arts, London, 1879–1879
Sydney International Exhibition (1879-80), The Garden Palace, 17 Sep 1879–20 Apr 1880
Sydney International Exhibition 1879: An exhibition celebrating the Centenary of the Sydney International Exhibition, Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences, 24 Sep 1979–24 Nov 1979
Source unknown, Purchased by the AGNSW from the Sydney International Exhibition, 17 September 1879 - 20 April 1880.
Referenced in 9 publications
Allan Fea, The Art Journal, 'J Seymour Lucas', London, Dec 1909, 29.
Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 116, 117 (illus.).
Renée Free, Patricia McDonald, Linda Young and John Wade, Sydney International Exhibition 1879: An exhibition celebrating the centenary of the Sydney International Exhibition, Sydney, 1979.
Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 126. cat.no. 1381
Royal Academy of Arts, The Royal Academy of Arts, 1879, London, 1879. cat.no. 25
Editor Unknown (Editor), Magazine of Art, London, 1899, 39. illustration of drawing now in Anne S.K. Brown Military collection
Editor Unknown (Editor), Magazine of Art, London, 1888, 6.
Editor Unknown (Editor), The Art Journal, London, 1887, 67, 69.
National Art Gallery of NSW: illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1906.