- Media category
- Materials used
- spirit fresco on plaster
- 45.7 x 45.7 cm
- Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
- Purchased 1883
- Not on display
- Accession number
- Artist information
Frederic, Lord Leighton
Works in the collection
Shown in 2 exhibitions
Victorian Olympians, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 20 Jun 1975–20 Jul 1975
British and European watercolours - the first thirty years of the collection 1875-1906, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Apr 1996–02 Jun 1996
Referenced in 6 publications
Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, p 110, illus p 110.
Renée Free and Peter Laverty, Victorian Olympians, Sydney, 1975, p 19, no 19, illus p 59.
Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, p 122, no 1325.
Richard J. Ormond, Victoria and Albert Museum: Leighton Frescos, 1975.
Peter Raissis, Victorian watercolours from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2017, p 142, col illus p 145, fig 9.
Author Unknown, Art Gallery of New South Wales correspondance, 1883.
Lord Frederic Leighton, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from the artist 1883. Commissioned by the AGNSW.
Other works by Frederic, Lord Leighton
Winding the skein Frederic, Lord Leighton circa 1878 1.1974 On display – South Building, ground level, Grand Courts
Lindos, Rhodes Frederic, Lord Leighton circa 1867 1305.1990 On display – South Building, ground level, Grand Courts
An athlete wrestling with a python Frederic, Lord Leighton 1888-1891 183.2017 On display – South Building, ground level, Kaldor Hall
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