The Exhibition of the Royal Academy of Arts, The One Hundred and Fifty-Ninth (Summer Exhibition), 1927
Start Date: 2 May 1927
End Date: 6 August 1927
Type: Annual exhibition
Description: 233,961 paying visitors attended the exhibition. A total of 1,698 works were displayed. 265 works were exhibited by members of the Royal Academy, of which 35 were sculptures. Of the 1,433 works shown by non members, 259 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'.
Exhibition included The Little Apple
cat. no. 1429
Organizing Institution or Venue
Organized by Royal Academy of Arts
Citing this record
'The Exhibition of the Royal Academy of Arts, The One Hundred and Fifty-Ninth (Summer Exhibition), 1927', 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_1217944518, accessed 25 Apr 2017]