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Football, Will He Do It?

Photo credit: World Rugby Museum

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This painting shows the artist's younger son Elgar playing for the London University College XV at the age of 19. The sky was repainted in 1880.

Twickenham Stadium


  • Date

    1875 (altered 1880)

  • Medium

    oil on canvas

  • Measurements

    87 x 141 cm

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  • Acquisition method


Normally on display at

Twickenham Stadium

Rugby Road, Twickenham, Greater London TW1 1DZ England

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