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Sketch for Interior of the Great Exhibition with Groups of Commissioners

  • Object:

    Gouache

  • Date:

    1851

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lafaye, Prosper, born 1806 - died 1883 (painter (artist))

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gouache on paper on linen

  • Museum number:

    E.347-1970

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

This painting, a preliminary sketch for an oil painting, depicts the Commissioners standing at the junction on the nave, with the Indian and Chinese Courts on the right, and Osler's Crystal Fountain in the centre background.

Date

1851

Artist/maker

Lafaye, Prosper, born 1806 - died 1883 (painter (artist))

Materials and Techniques

Gouache on paper on linen

Dimensions

Height: 100 cm, Width: 236 cm

Subjects depicted

Fountain; Women; Men; Great Exhibition Building; Figures

Categories

The Great Exhibition

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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