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La Déesse de beaux arts sollicité, en faveur de la Grèce, le secours de l'humanité
La Déesse de beaux arts sollicité, en faveur de la Grèce, le secours de l'humanité
Artist:
Date:
1826
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Graphite On Paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 375 x 292 mm (14 3/4 x 11 1/2 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1979.2.1
Acquisition Date:
1979-01-01
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts Endowment Fund

Exhibition History:

CPLH, Selected Acquisitions, 1977-1979, Dec 3, 1979 - Feb 10, 1980.

LADEESSE DES BEAUX ARTS SOLLICITE, EN FAVEUR DE LA GRECE, LE SECOURS DE L’HUMANITE, warrior goddess stands triumphant with helmet in one hand and slain enemy by her side, adorned with decorative bust shield with warrior viasge clasp, long draped toga and sandals, a palette and spear at her feet, her opponent lies motionless with full armor and headdress clutching a broken dagger, she stands on a rocky outcropping, flags and crosses can be seen in the distance.

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