THE SOUTHING OF THE SUN.

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Photos: Jonathan Russell.

The title is taken from a line in the Ralph Waldo Emerson poem, May Day. The picture was painted near Nemi, 15 miles south-east of Rome.

  • Medium: oil on canvas.
  • Dimensions: 889 x 1119 mm (0.99 m²).
  • History: signed and dated 1911; “purchased from the artist [by Manchester Art Gallery], 1923“; exhibited Manchester Art Gallery, 23 Feb 2018 to 6 Jan 2019.
  • Location: Manchester Art Gallery.

 

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