Edgar Bundy The Morning of Sedgemoor 1905

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Artwork details

Artist
Edgar Bundy 1862–1922
Title
The Morning of Sedgemoor
Date 1905
Medium Oil paint on canvas
Dimensions Support: 1524 x 1264 mm
frame: 1840 x 1560 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented by the Trustees of the Chantrey Bequest 1905
Reference
N01960
Not on display

Catalogue entry

N01960 THE MORNING OF SEDGEMOOR 1905
 
Inscr. ‘Edgar Bundy 1905’ b.r.
Canvas, 60×49 3/4 (152·5×126·5).
Chantrey Purchase from the artist 1905.
Exh: R.A., 1905 (194).
Repr: Royal Academy Pictures, 1905, p.138.

James, Duke of Monmouth, Pretender to the throne of James II, was defeated at Sedgemoor near Bridgwater, Somerset, in 1685.

Published in:
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, I

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