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

Apollo and Diana for "The Destruction of Niobe's Children"

Additional Title(s):

Verso: Sketches for "The Destruction of Niobe's Children"

Date:
undated
Medium:
Brown ink and graphite on medium moderately textured beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 5/8 x 20 5/8 inches (32.1 x 52.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Artist's Mark

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:
B1979.12.634
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
Apollo and Diana kill Niobe's children | arrows | children | destruction | Greek | heroine | legend | murder | religious and mythological subject | suffering | Suffering, misfortune of Niobe
Associated Places:
Boeotia | Greece | Thebes | Voíótía
Associated People:
Niobe
Diana
Apollo
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:6764
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Smith College Museum of Art, The drawings of George Romney ; an exhibition held from May to September 1962 at the Smith College Museum of Art , Northampton, Mass., Northampton, MA, 1962, cat. no. 38, NJ18 R65 S46


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