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Oil Painting - An Audience in Athens During Agamemnon by Aeschylus

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Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1887P943
Collection:Fine Art Paintings and Sculpture
Date:1884 - 1884

Maker Information

Artist:Sir William Blake Richmond - View biography for Sir William Blake Richmond


The picture depicts the auditorium of the theatre at Athens, as seen from the stage, during a performance of Agamemnon by Aeschylus.

Presented by the Public Picture Gallery Fund, 1887.

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
Medium:Oil on canvas.


Height:2150 mm
Width:3070 mm