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Creator:
unknown artist, ([?sic] Hugh Hambleton)
Previously Hugh Douglas Hamilton, 1739–1808, British
Title:

Hermes Leading Persephone out of the Underworld

Date:
undated
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brown wash, and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 1/8 × 17 inches (35.9 × 43.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and gray ink, lower left: "Hugh Hambleton. from the gentleman to whom it was given by the author"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower left: "1825"; in graphite, lower right: "Hugh Hambleton"; in pen and brown ink, lower right: "wo 3337. | 10 fl [?] x 48"

E. von Feder collector's mark

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Yale Art Gallery Collection, Gift of Deane Keller, B.A. 1923
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1979.12.720
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
gods - classical mythology | Greek | religious and mythological subject | underworld | wind
Associated People:
Hermes
Cupid
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8676
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