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Creator:
Francis Danby, 1793–1861, Irish
Title:

A Mountain Chieftain's Funeral

Former Title(s):

The Burial of Alaric

Date:
ca. 1848
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 14 × 21 3/4 inches (35.6 × 55.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed in yellow paint, lower left: "F DANBY"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.196
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
burial | casket | cliff | clouds | coffin | flames | funeral | genre subject | mountain | night | nighttime | people | procession | rocks (landforms) | torches (lighting devices) | walking
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:706
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Malcolm Cormack, A Concise Catalogue of Paintings in the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1985, pp. 78-79, N590.2 A83 (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850 from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, The Royal Academy of Arts Winter Exhibition 1964-65., , Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK, 1964, p. 48 (v.1), no. 176, ND466 R68 1964/65 (YCBA) Also available on Microfiche: Fiche B214 (YCBA)

Yale University Art Gallery, Painting in England, 1700-1850, from the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, [exhibition at] Yale University Art Gallery, April 15-June 20, 1965. , vol. 1, W. Clowes and sons, New Haven, 1965, p. 18 (v.1), no. 61, ND466 Y35 (YCBA)


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