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Creator:
Robert Smirke, 1752–1845, British
and / or Mary Smirke, 1779–1853, British
Title:

Study of a Woman, being Taken Away by a Winged Being

Part Of:

Collective Title: Robert & Mary Smirke's Illustrated Sketches to Shakespeare

Date:
undated
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, over graphite on medium, moderately textured, cream, laid paper, mounted on, thickm smooth, brown, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 2 1/2 × 4 7/16 inches (6.4 × 11.3 cm) and Mount: 12 1/2 × 10 1/16 inches (31.8 × 25.6 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.3531
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
abducting | architecture | crowd | figure study | men | putti | reaching | religious and mythological subject | spear | wings | women
Associated People:
Shakespeare, William (1564–1616), playwright and poet
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:29586
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