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Title

The three sisters of Phaethon weeping over the tomb of their brother

1841-1845


Artist

Francis Danby

Ireland, England

16 Nov 1793 - 09 Feb 1861


Details


Date

1841-1845


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

63.5 x 91.6 cm stretcher; 76.0 x 104.0 x 7.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated on rock l.r, red paint "F DANBY 1845". Signed u.r., pen and ink "...Fr Danby ARA".


Credit

Purchased 1970


Location

Not on display


Accession number

31.1971


Artist information

Francis Danby

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Christie's London, 14 Apr 1860, London/England, lot no. 97

Charlotte Frank, 1969-24 Jul 1970, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Charlotte Frank 1970. In the collection of Charlotte Frank by 1969.