Central figures of a male and female in an interior setting.
The Wedding Breakfast by George Elgar Hicks, 1862
© The Geffrye Museum of the Home
- Oil on canvas
- 30 x 25 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £2,500 ( Total: £10,000)
- Acquired in:
- Christopher Wood
Behind the couple, on the right is a seated widow and to the left are guests at a table. In the background a doorway opens into a second room where further guests are depicted.
Christie's 4/11/1999; present vendor
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