38th Annual Exhibition of The Belfast Art Society, 1919
Start Date: 9 October 1919
End Date: 8 November 1919
Type: Annual exhibition
Description: A total of 255 items were exhibited, with 10 described as 'sculpture'.
In 1919 a strike of frame makers in Belfast made it impossible for all exhibits to be framed (Royal Ulster Academy of Arts p. 56).
Formerly Belfast Rambler's Sketching Club Annual Exhibition (1879-1890). To become Exhibition of The Ulster Academy of Arts (1930-1949).
Policy: ‘A public exhibition of works is held in the Corporation Art Galleries each autumn, remaining open for one month, to which a limited number of well-known artists are invited to contribute, in addition to the members of the Society’ (Year’s Art, 1900, p. 239).
Exhibition included Decorative Panel
Exhibition included Peace
Exhibition included War
Exhibition included Panel for Frieze, Messrs Workman and Clark's War Memorial
Exhibition included Panel for Frieze, Messrs Workman and Clark's War Memorial, as carried out in Clay
Exhibition included Portrait in Relief Terracotta, Lieut Edward Workman, MC
Exhibition included Tir-nan-oge
Exhibition included Portrait Head in Relief
Exhibition included Portrait Bust of C. M. Loughridge, Esq.
Exhibition included Plaster Cast Bust from Life
Offered for sale Decorative Panel
Offered for sale Peace
Offered for sale War
Offered for sale Tir-nan-oge
Organizing Institution or Venue
Organized by Royal Ulster Academy
The Royal Ulster Academy of Arts
The Year's Art 1900: A Concise Epitome of all Matters Relating to the Arts of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture, and to the Schools of Design which have occurred during the year 1899, together with information respecting the events of the year 1900
Citing this record
'38th Annual Exhibition of The Belfast Art Society, 1919', Mapping the Practice and Profession of Sculpture in Britain and Ireland 1851-1951, University of Glasgow History of Art and HATII, online database 2011 [http://sculpture.gla.ac.uk/view/event.php?id=msib3_1257697820, accessed 25 May 2015]