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Joseph Parkin Mayall, George Frederic Watts R.A.

George Frederic Watts R.A., ca.1884

From: Joseph Parkin Mayall

RA Collection: Art

The photograph shows the gallery which Watts had built at his house at No.6 Melbury Road in 1881. On the walls behind the seated figure of Watts can be seen the paintings: 'Lady Lindsay (of Balcarres)', with violin, 'Britomart and her Nurse' and to the right 'The Meeting of Jacob and Esau'. On the floor is 'Cardinal Manning', the Duke of Devonshire's portrait and 'Paolo and Francesca'.

Object details

George Frederic Watts R.A.
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F.G. Stephens (ed.), Artists at home photographed by J.P. Mayall, London 1884, pl.[14]
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Place of Publication

165 mm x 218 mm

Royal Academy of Arts
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Artists At Home Photographed By J.P. Mayall, And Reproduced In Facsimile By Photo-Engraving On Copper Plates. Edited, With Biographical Notices And Descriptions, By F.G. Stephens - London:: 1884. [All rights reserved.]

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