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"Danae in the Brazen Chamber" engraved for "Once a Week" 1860 and first published in "Hobby Horse" No. XII 1888 page 147

Frederick Sandys (English, 1829–1904)


Accession Number

55.2946

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving-original proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Woman voluptuously sweeping hair back with one hand. Bed on right, statue, loom, table on left

Inscription

"SWAIN SC" RB

Signed

signed

Provenance

Harold Hartley, England (1851-1943): to Sir Harold Hartley, London, England (1878-1972); from whom purchased by MFA April 14,1955.

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund