The Old Shepherd's Chief Mourner

Sir Edwin Landseer


Physical Description

Medium: oil on canvas
Dimensions: 70 x 85 cm (framed)

Production Description

Production Date: 1837
Exhibition History: Royal Academy, 1837


Current Location: Victoria and Albert Museum, London
Catalog Number: FA.93 [O]
Archival History: Given by John Sheepshanks in 1857.

Scholarly Commentary


Landseer was best known for his highly finished and often anthropomorphic depictions of animals.

Electronic Archive Edition: 1
File Name: op131.rap.xml