Joseph Holman and Anne Brunton as Romeo and Juliet by Mather Brown

Shown at the Royal Academy in 1786, it shows a happy ending to Romeo and Juliet, with the lovers emerging from the tomb.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
207 x 132 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,438 ( Total: £5,750)
Acquired in:
1980
Vendor:
Pawsey and Payne

Transferred from the Mander & Mitchenson Theatre Collection in 2011.

Provenance

Sotheby's NY 16/3/79 lot143

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