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94 Degrees in the Shade Alma-Tadema, Lawrence (painter) [explain]
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94 Degrees in the Shade
Alma-Tadema, Lawrence (painter) [ULAN info: British artist, 1836-1912]
The scene shows a cornfield at Godstone, Surrey, with the donor, at that date aged seventeen, lying in the foreground.
oil on canvas laid down on panel
Thompson, Sir (Henry Francis) Herbert, Bart 1920 (Filtered for: Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
Sir Henry Thompson, Bart, father of the donor
signature Position: lower right Method: Content: L Alma Tadema op CLXIV
label Position: verso Method: printed label Content: Bermondsey Settlement Picture Exhibition, owner Sir H. Thomson, 9 Kensington Park Gdns., no. 1.
label Position: verso Method: printed label Content: R.A. Winter Exhibition, 1913, same lender, title given as "94(degrees) in the Shade. Mahogany panel bevelled at back
(2005) Treasures of the Fitzwilliam Museum, London: Scala [page: 105] (1974) Landscapes from the Fitzwilliam, London? [comments: pl. 66] Goodison, J.W. (1977) Catalogue of Paintings in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Vol. III, British School, Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Press [page: 4] Swanson, Vern G. (1977) Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema. The Painter of the Victorian Vision of the Ancient World, [page: 17, 34] [comments: fig. 9] Ash, Russell (1989) Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema, [page: 4] [comments: pl. 6, reproduced inside back flap] (1992) British Landscape Paintings from the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Tokyo [page: 120-121] [comments: cat. no. 52, reproduced (colour)]
1014 (Paintings, Drawings and Prints) (Reference Number: 723; Input Date: 1999-12-20 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)
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