The Exhibition of the Royal Academy of Arts, The One Hundred and Thirty-Seventh (Summer Exhibition), 1905
Start Date: 1 May 1905
End Date: 7 August 1905
Type: Annual exhibition
Description: The exhibition was visited by 302,925 people. A total of 1,832 works were displayed. Of the 187 works exhibited by members of the Royal Academy, 27 were sculptures. 1,645 works were shown by non-members, of which 162 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 William Hamo Thornycroft
4 April 1905 - 15 April 1905
Responsible for the arrangement of sculpture. See Royal Academy, 'Annual Report, 1905' (1906), p. 27.
Citing this record
'The Exhibition of the Royal Academy of Arts, The One Hundred and Thirty-Seventh (Summer Exhibition), 1905', 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_1217942278, accessed 01 Apr 2015]