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Creator:
Benjamin West, 1738–1820, American, active in Britain (from 1763)
Title:
Cymon and Iphigenia
Date:
ca. 1766
Medium:
Oil on panel
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 24 1/8 x 32 1/2 inches (61.3 x 82.6 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1986.31
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
babies | beauty | children | literary theme | love | mythology | novella | nude | religious and mythological subject | robe | shawls | sleeping | The Decameron (Boccaccio)
Access:
On view
Publications:
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Robert C. Alberts, Benjamin West : A Biography, Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, 1978, pp. 53, 59, 63,, NJ18 W52 A6 (YCBA)

Loyd Grossman, Benjamin West and the struggle to be modern, Merrell, London: New York, 2015, pp. 28, 86, 210, NJ18.W52 G76 2015 (YCBA)

Helmut von Erffa, The Paintings of Benjamin West, Yale University Press, New Haven, 1986, p. 236, 265-6, 268, no. 196, NJ18 W52 A12 +E73 Oversize (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:4943
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