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Creator:
John Flaxman, 1755–1826, British
Title:
Apollo Preceding Hector with His Aegis, and Dispersing the Greeks, Fuseli's Lectures
Date:
undated
Medium:
Graphite, black chalk, red chalk, watercolor, and gouache on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 x 11 5/8 inches (20.3 x 29.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in brown ink, upper center: "Apollo preceding Hector with his Aegis, and dispersing the Greeks. | Fuzeli's Lectures."

Watermark: Brittania Watermark of about 1787.

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1986.29.397
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
armors | battle | men | religious and mythological subject | shield-shaped | soldiers | swords | the Trojan war (94C - 94H)
Associated People:
Apollo
Hector
Access:
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Exhibition History:
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Noble Simplicity and Silent Greatness - Neoclassical Art from 1700 - 1900 (Yale University Art Gallery, 1991-04-26 - 1991-09-29)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:2038
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