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Creator:
Alfred Elmore, 1815–1881, Irish
Title:
Pompeii, A.D. 79
Date:
1878
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 36 x 28 inches (91.4 x 71.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed and dated, lower left: "18 | A.E. [monogram] lmore | 78"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1987.17
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
boy | chemise dress | child | columns | fruit | furniture | grapes | historical subject | pitcher | sash | science | sleeping | smoke | volcano | woman
Access:
On view
Exhibition History:
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The Last Days of Pompeii - Decadence, Apocalypse, and Resurrection (The Cleveland Museum of Art, 2013-02-24 - 2013-07-07)

The Last Days of Pompeii - Decadence, Apocalypse, and Resurrection (The J. Paul Getty Museum, 2012-09-12 - 2013-01-07)

Publications:
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The last days of Pompeii, decadence, apocalypse, resurrection , The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, 2012, pp.5, 194-95, no. 9, N8214.5.I8 L37 2012 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:1363
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