On the Nile, 1868
Leighton, Frederic, Baron; painter; British artist, 1830-1896
oil paint; medium
oil on canvas
height, 26.9, cm
width, 41.5, cm
bought; 1979; Fine Art Society
The artist, his sale, Christie's, 11 July 1896 (one of lot 174, 225, or 239-41); ?Spink, 1946; Fine Art Society 1978
From the Fairhaven Fund.
Barrington, Russell, Mrs. 1906. The Life, Letters and work of Frederick Leighton.
Newall, Christopher. 1990. The Art of Lord Leighton.Oxford: p. 62-63
Reproduced (colour) pl.38
Kilinsky, Karl. Leighton on the Nile.
Source Title: Burlington Magazine CXLV (September-2003)
Object Number: PD.5-1979
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 3577; input: 2000-04-03; modified: 2017-04-11)