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Reference:5998 Brussels International Exhbition of Fine Arts, 1897

A winged female figure, diaphanously draped, holding a wreath and sounding a trumpet. Below, a vignette containing a city landscape and engraved on a plaque above: ORCHARDSON, WILLIAM-QUILLER, R.A.

Reverse: plain.

By Philippe Wolfers.

Silver. 81 x 70 mm. (weight of 330 grammes).

Condition: Extremely Fine


John William Waterhouse (6 April 1849 – 10 February 1917) was an English painter known for working in the painterly version of the Academic style.


This plaque was exhibited at the British Musuem, Art of the Medal exhbition, in 1979; see the eponymous catalogue by Mark Jones, page 137, plate 366.,