The Exhibition of the Royal Academy of Arts, The One Hundred and Twenty-Sixth (Summer Exhibition), 1894
Start Date: 7 May 1894
End Date: 6 August 1894
Type: Annual exhibition
Description: 323,300 people visited the exhibition. A total of 1849 works were exhibited. Of the 183 works displayed by members of the Royal Academy, 18 were sculptures. 1666 works were exhibited by non-members, of which 95 were sculptures.
Policy: Source contains 'Notice To Exhibitors' which outlines rules for submission, requirements for frames, etc. For example: 'No works which have been already publicly exhibited'.
Organizing Institution or Venue
Organized by Royal Academy of Arts
Exhibition committee member Alfred Gilbert
11 April 1894 - 25 April 1894
Responsible for the arrangement of sculpture. See Royal Academy, 'Annual Report, 1894' (1895), p. 23.
Citing this record
'The Exhibition of the Royal Academy of Arts, The One Hundred and Twenty-Sixth (Summer Exhibition), 1894', 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=msib7_1217941512, accessed 30 Mar 2017]