Searching the Royal Academy Collections

February 19, 2013

The Royal Academy’s collection of works of art, books, archives and exhibition catalogues can be searched online. There aren’t many results for Eyre Crowe – just some photographs – but a new series of catalogues of winter and special exhibitions has just been added to the database, and reveals that five of Eyre Crowe’s works were shown in the 1922 exhibition of Works by Recently Deceased Members of the Royal Academy:

Only the first of these works were previously known to me.


Painting History: Delaroche and Lady Jane Grey

May 6, 2010

There are just over two weeks to go before the Delaroche exhibition closes at the National Gallery. Eyre Crowe studied at Paul Delaroche’s studio in Paris between 1839 and 1843, and accompanied him to Rome in the autumn of 1843. Unfortunately the exhibition doesn’t include any of Eyre Crowe’s work, but is worth seeing anyway!

More on Delaroche’s life and work.