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The Elopement of Helen
The Elopement of Helen
Date:
late 19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Lithograph On Paper And Mother-of-pearl
Dimensions:
30.5 cm (12 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Given by Whitney Warren 10 years after his sister's death

Accession Number:
1978.10.14
Acquisition Date:
1979-01-04
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Reginald Rives

Exhibition History:

Fans in Fashion, Legion of Honor, 5/23/81 - 8/30/81

Painted scene of the event that precipitated the Trojan War. Reverse shows couple in same pose with a group conversing by a wall. Pierced and gilded mother-of-pearl sticks.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”