Apollo Killing the Python
- between 1859 and 1861
- Etching and line engraving on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
- Sheet: 8 × 12 7/8 inches (20.3 × 32.7 cm), Image: 6 1/2 × 10 5/8 inches (16.5 × 27 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R. 702"; lower right: "R.A. 1811"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower center: " "Apollo and Python." with lines from the Hymn of Callimachus"
Lettered below images, lower left: "J.M.W. TURNER R.A. PINXT."; lower center: "APOLLO KILLING THE PYTHON | FROM THE PICTURE IN THE NATIONAL GALLERY."; lower right: "L. STOCKS R.A. SCULTPT."
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- religious and mythological subject
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Print made by Lumb Stocks, 1812–1892, British, Apollo Killing the Python, between 1859 and 1861
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