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

Attacking Demons for the Temptation of Christ

Additional Title(s):

Verso: Fake: Forest Scene

Date:
undated
Medium:
Graphite; verso: gray wash on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 1/2 x 8 1/8 inches (14 x 20.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "657"; on verso in graphite, upper right: "[...] L.D.C. 49 C's N73/63(RA)"; lower right: "657"

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, to the Yale University Art Gallery
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1979.12.318
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
figure study | religious and mythological subject | temptation
Associated People:
Jesus Christ (7-2 BC/BCE to 30-36 AD/CE)
demons
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:6698
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