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1998.1555 (RS22331)

Description

Photograph of a fresco where a man with dark hair and a beard accepts gifts from women kneeling to his right. In the left of the composition, several draped figures appear to be told to turn back and look saddened. The man is placed central under a rounded arch and several gothic arches are seen on both sides. Frame: half inch black and gold.

Details

Maker
Leighton of Stretton, Frederic Leighton, Baron, 1830-1896 (Artist)
Harvey, T. (Photographer)
Date
1880-1920
Inscriptions
Printed beneath phtograph: ""From a Fresco in Lyndhurst Church, by Sir Frederick Leighton, P.R.A./ Photographed by T. Harvey, Lyndhurst.""
Location of origin
England; Lyndhurst, England
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
photographs
PICTURE, RELIGIOUS
Religion
religions (concept)
Dimensions
6.625 x 10.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1555
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23368
Reference Notes
. The Dictionary of Art. [No Publisher].

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