Augustus Leopold Egg RA (London 2 May 1816 – 26 March 1863 Algiers) was a Victorian artist best known for his modern triptych Past and Present (1858), which depicts the breakup of a middle-class Victorian family.
Art TermThe Clique was an informal society formed in around 1837 by a group of friends while they were students at ...
Art TermRefers to any realist painting that also carries a clearly discernible social or political comment
Tate PapersThis article explores the significance of the theatrical and literary references found in the triptych Past and Present 1858 by ...
Tate PapersTate Papers no.7, Spring 2007, featuring Gordon Matta-Clark, augustus Leopold Egg, Josef albers and Eva Hesse