Colour study for 'Cymon and Iphigenia'
Lord Frederic Leighton
03 Dec 1830 - 25 Jan 1896
oil on canvas
23.5 x 46.5 cm stretcher; 43.1 x 66.2 x 6.4 cm frame
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Shown in 3 exhibitions
Royal Academy of Arts winter exhibition, 1897, Royal Academy of Arts, London, Winter 1897–Winter 1897
The inspired spirit: three centuries of European painting, DC-Art (David Cook), Woollahra, Sep 1986–Oct 1986
Pre-Raphaelites and Olympians. Selected works of Victorian art from the John and Julie Schaeffer and the Art Gallery of New South Wales collections, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 19 Apr 2001–09 Sep 2001
Sotheby's London, 27 Nov 1984, London/England, 'Important 19th century paintings', lot 56
Martyn Cook Antiques, pre Oct 1986, Sydney/New South Wales/Australia, Purchased by the AGNSW from Martyn Cook Antiques 1986
Referenced in 4 publications
Mrs Russell Barrington, Leighton, London, 1906, Vol. II; 256 (colour illus.). colour plate after p. 256
Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 108 (illus.).
Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 123. cat.no. 1327
Leonée Ormond and Richard J. Ormond, Lord Leighton, New Haven, 1975. cat.no. 314