One of a number of drawings by Solomon in Birmingham's collection, this one depicts the figure of 'Love'. The figure resembles the Love/angel figure in 'My vineyard, which is mine, is before me', no. 8 in the series 'Eight Designs for the Song of Songs by Simeon Solomon rendered in Photography by Frederic Hollyer' ,1878.

  • Presented by Cecil F. Crofton, 1908.
  • © Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery


Association Artist Organisation
Artist Simeon Solomon -


Type Position(s) Method Date(s) Notes
SS 1887
Signature and date bottom right Handwritten 1887 Red chalk


Catalogue No. Venue Date(s)
Dei ed Eroi
45 Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Rome, Italy 1995-03-15 - 1995-05-30


Author(s) Date(s) Publisher Pages
The Vision of Simeon Solomon
Simon Reynolds 1984 Catalpa Press Ltd., Stroud, Glos pl. 70.
From Prodigy to Outcast: Simeon Solomon - Pre-Raphaelite Artist
Rickie Burman 2001 The Jewish Museum, London p. 33; p. 31.

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