Museums Home BMAGiC Home Search Browse BMAGiC Help About BMAGiC Contact Us
           

Oil Painting - Dreamers

View main imageView larger image
Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

There are no additional images for this object.

Basic Information

Accession Number:1885P2467
Collection:Fine Art Paintings and Sculpture
Date:1850 - 1882

Maker Information

Artist:Albert Joseph Moore - View biography for Albert Joseph Moore

Notes

Dreamers is a decorative work creating harmonies of pattern, tone and colour. The same model is depicted three times, the facial features are generalised to avoid individuality distracting from the visual sensation of the picture. The three women are as much part of the pattern as the trellis behind them or the fabric on the sofa.

Presented by Richard Tangye and George Tangye, 1884.

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
School/Style:Neo-classical
Medium:Oil on canvas.
Material(s):Canvas

Dimensions

Height:700 mm
Width:1210 mm