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John Flaxman, 1755–1826, British, To Phoebus at His Birth, From Aeschylus, Furies, undated
To Phoebus at His Birth, From Aeschylus, Furies
- Brown ink and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
- Sheet: 7 1/8 × 9 inches (18.1 × 22.9 cm)
Inscribed in pen and brown ink, upper right: "No.2 | Flaxman"; in pen and brown ink, lower left: "T."
Watermark: Similar to Heawood 2774 (Horn)) Ruse & Turners/1837), with only partial letters: Ruse & Tu
Signed in pen and brown ink, upper right: "Flaxman"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Drawings & Watercolors
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- angels | baby | children | infants | literary theme | mother | religious and mythological subject | robes | tragedy | urn | vase | women
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- IIIF Manifest:
Noble Simplicity and Silent Greatness - Neoclassical Art from 1700 - 1900 (Yale University Art Gallery, 1991-04-26 - 1991-09-29) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]
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