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Oil painting - Gulliver Exhibited to the Brobdingnag Farmer
  • Gulliver Exhibited to the Brobdingnag Farmer
    Redgrave, Richard CB, RA, ARA, born 1804 - died 1888
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Gulliver Exhibited to the Brobdingnag Farmer

  • Object:

    Oil painting

  • Date:

    1836 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Redgrave, Richard CB, RA, ARA, born 1804 - died 1888 (painter (artist))

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Oil on canvas

  • Credit Line:

    Given by John Sheepshanks, 1857

  • Museum number:

    FA.169[O]

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Oil painting depicting Gulliver being exhibited to the giant Brobdingnag farmer, from Jonathan Swift's 'Gulliver's Travels'.

Date

1836 (painted)

Artist/maker

Redgrave, Richard CB, RA, ARA, born 1804 - died 1888 (painter (artist))

Materials and Techniques

Oil on canvas

Dimensions

Height: 63.5 cm approx., Width: 76.2 cm approx., :

Object history note

Given by John Sheepshanks, 1857

Descriptive line

Oil painting by Richard Redgrave entitled 'Gulliver Exhibited to the Brobdingnag Farmer', from Jonathan Swift's 'Gulliver's Travels'. Great Britain, 1836.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Catalogue of British Oil Paintings 1820-1860, Ronald Parkinson, Victoria and Albert Museum, London: HMSO, 1990, pp. 240-41

Materials

Oil paint; Canvas

Techniques

Oil painting

Categories

Paintings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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