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Creator:
George Romney, 1734–1802, British
Title:

The Temptation of Christ

Date:
ca. 1796
Medium:
Graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches (14 x 16.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in pen and black ink, upper left: "EX" in graphite, upper left: "224"; upper center: "La [...] Christ"; in pen and blue ink, upper right: "626"

Collector's mark: "G Romney"; collector's mark: "George Romney"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Yale Art Gallery Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. Richardson Dilworth, B.A. 1938
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1979.12.196
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
Bible | history
Associated People:
Jesus Christ (7-2 BC/BCE to 30-36 AD/CE)
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:6594
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Alex Kidson, George Romney, 1734-1802, National Portrait Gallery, London, 2002, p. 228, no. 143, NJ18 R65 K53 2002 (YCBA)


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