The Governess

Title

The Governess

Date Created

1844 (painted)
1845 (exhibited)

Creator

Richard Redgrave

Medium

Oil Painting

Source

Victoria and Albert Museum
Paintings, room 82, case WEST WALL

Description

Exhibited with quotation: "She sees no kind domestic visage here"
Redgrave painted an earlier version of this subject in 1843, called "the Poor Teacher." He painted this version with adaptions requested by his patron John Sheepshanks.

Rights

Free use for non-commercial purposes, and with proper credit to the Victoria and Albert Museum.

Contributor

Karuna Srikureja

Date Submitted

12/09/2016

Date

1844

Source

Victoria and Albert Museum

URL

http://collections.vam.ac.uk/item/O17822/the-governess-oil-painting-redgrave-richard-cb/

Files

governess.jpg

Collection

Reference

The Governess, Richard Redgrave

Cite As

Richard Redgrave, “The Governess,” Victorian Artists at Home, accessed July 6, 2020, https://artistsathome.emorydomains.org/items/show/384.

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