Matthew Ridley Corbet Morning Glory 1893–4

Artwork details

Artist
Title
Morning Glory
Date 1893–4
Medium Oil paint on canvas
Dimensions Support: 1245 x 2032 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented by the Trustees of the Chantrey Bequest 1894
Reference
N01592
Not on display

Catalogue entry

N01592 MORNING GLORY 1893–4
 

Inscr. 'M. R. Corbet 1893–4' b.l.
Canvas, 49×80 (124·5×203).
Chantrey Purchase from the artist 1894.

Exh: R.A., 1894 (300).
Lit: Sir Edward J. Poynter, The National Gallery, III, 1900, p.42, repr. p.43.
Repr: Royal Academy Pictures, 1894, p.192.

Painted near the Severn Valley, not far from Bridgnorth. The style owes something to the influence of Giovanni Costa.

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

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