An image of The three sisters of Phaeton weeping over the tomb of their brother

Francis Danby

(Ireland, England 16 Nov 1793 – 09 Feb 1861)

The three sisters of Phaeton weeping over the tomb of their brother

Location
Not on display
Year
1845
Media
Painting
Medium
oil on canvas
Dimensions
63.5 x 91.4 cm stretcher; 76.0 x 104.0 x 7.5 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., red paint "F DANBY 1845". Signed u.r., pen and ink "...Fr Danby ARA".
Credit
Purchased 1970
Accession number
31.1971
Provenance
Charlotte Frank, 1969-24 Jul 1970, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Charlotte Frank 1970. In the collection of Charlotte Frank by 1969.
Christie's London, 14 Apr 1860, London/England, lot no. 97