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Frederic Lord Leighton

late president of the Royal Academy of Arts : an illustrated record of his life and work

by Rhys, Ernest

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Published by George Bell & Sons in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby Ernest Rhys
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 101 p., [92] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages101
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25927481M
OCLC/WorldCa8825031

Frederic Leighton, Baron Leighton, also called (–96) Sir Frederic Leighton, Baronet, (born Dec. 3, , Scarborough, Yorkshire, Eng.—died Jan. 25, , London), academic painter of immense prestige in his own time. After an education in many European cities, he went to Rome in , where his social talents won him the friendship of (among others) the English novelist William. Frederic Leighton (), the eminent Victorian painter and sculptor, was the first president of the Royal Academy and the first artist made a lord. Now, to commemorate the th anniversary of his death, the Royal Academy will hold a major exhibition, to which this book serves as a catalogue. Included are color plates, additional.

Title: Four Musical Putti (in Sketch Book With Drawings on Twenty-six Leaves) Artist: Frederic, Lord Leighton (British, Scarborough – London) Date: ca. Medium: Graphite Dimensions. Perseus and Andromeda is an oil painting by Lord Frederic ted in , the year it was displayed at the Royal Academy of Arts, it depicts the Greek mythological story of Andromeda. In contrast to the basis of a classical tale, Leighton used a Gothic style for the artwork. The painting is in the collection of National Museums Liverpool at the Walker Art : Frederic Leighton.

Cymon and Iphigenia is an oil on canvas painting by Frederic Leighton, 1st Baron painting does not bear a date but was first exhibited at the Royal Academy of Arts, London, in The Art Gallery of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia, purchased it Artist: Frederic Leighton. Title: Cupid and a Shepherd (in Sketch Book With Drawings on Twenty-six Leaves) Artist: Frederic, Lord Leighton (British, Scarborough – London) Date: ca. Medium: Graphite Graphite.


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The condition of this piece has been graded as A-: Near Mint, very light signs of handling. Artist: Frederic, Lord Leighton (British, Scarborough – London) Date: ca. Medium: Graphite washed with ink Accession: (5) On view in: Not on view An Artist Drawing on Wall of a Church Watched by a Crowd (in Sketch Book With Drawings on Twenty-six Leaves).

This book serves as a catalogue to the retrospective exhibition held by the Royal Academy in London marking the centenary of Frederic Leighton's death. All works in the show are included, with additional illustrations that reveal his working methods.Artist: Frederic, Lord Leighton (British, Scarborough – London) Date: modeledcast 19th century Medium: Bronze, dark olive brown patina Accession: On view in: Not on view A Sketch Book Containing Drawings on Twenty-six Leaves.Lord Frederic Leighton was one of the most famous British artists of the nineteenth century.

He preferred to paint subject matter that was connected to ancient Greek and Roman mythology and intended for his paintings to be visually beautiful. Leighton's paintings have a reputation for bright colors and firmly drawn figures.