The Life of Buckingham

Augustus Eggundated, exhibited 1855

Yale Center for British Art

Yale Center for British Art
New Haven, CT, United States


  • Title: The Life of Buckingham
  • Creator: Augustus Leopold Egg, 1816–1863, British
  • Date Created: undated, exhibited 1855
  • Physical Dimensions: 29 1/2 x 36 inches (74.9 x 91.4 cm)
  • Subject Keywords: women, court (social group), duke, men, royalty, night, symbolism, food, dinnerware, window, table, chairs, mirrors, candlesticks, costume, historical subject, genre subject, paintings, drinking glasses, drinking, king (person), dinner, meal, wine, the episode of the Last Supper, entertainment
  • External Link: See this work of art on the Yale Center for British Art website
  • Medium: Oil on canvas
  • Repository Name: Yale Center for British Art
  • Credit Line: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

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