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George Romney, 1734–1802, British, Temptation of Christ, undated
Temptation of Christ
- Additional Title(s):
Verso: Orpheus and Eurydice
- Graphite; verso: gray wash on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
- Sheet: 5 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches (14 x 19.1 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, upper right: "268"; on verso in graphite, upper right: "Orpheus [...] B. V. No 78/45 (27) [...]"; lower left: " La [...] de Christ Nov 95"; lower right: "268"
Oval collector's mark: Xavier Haas (Lugt 4541); circular collector's mark, verso: Xavier Haas (Lugt 4542)
- 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:
- Drawings & Watercolors
- 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)
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