Salisbury reproving King John for the murder of Arthur, (painting)
Rothermel, P. F.
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 70 (Sale info: For Sale).
The commanding figure of the soldier, Salisbury, occupies the right of the picture. King John cowering under his reproof, is seated with the Lady Blanche. While in the distance is bourne in the body of Prince Arthur, accompanied by Constance, Falconbridge, some churchmen and others. [P. 13; a passage from the essay preceding the listing of works notes that "in particular, the "Salisbury and King John" described in the catalogue, should at once become the property of the society," (the Western Art Union).]
Vol. 1, No. 5. October. Published Monthly. Price a half dime. Record of the Western Art-Union, containing the Plan, List of Officers, and a Descriptive Catalogue of the Paintings, and other Works of Art, now on exhibition in the Gallery of the Western Art-Union. Cincinnati: 1849. Printed at the Daily Times Office.