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One of a number of allegorical interpretaions of Love by Simeon Solomon, following a familiar pairing with another allegorical presence/ head, in this case Death.

  • Presented by Mrs R.E.Giles, 1931
  • © Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

Makers

Association Artist Organisation
Photographer Frederick Hollyer -
After Simeon Solomon -

Inscriptions

Type Position(s) Method Date(s) Notes
SS(monogram)/ 1874/ Photo of drawing by Simeon Solomon (ink, verso)/ William Spooner (stamp, cut; verso) / confronted by death (pencil, verso).
- top right Printed -
 

Literature

Author(s) Date(s) Publisher Pages
Love Revealed: Simeon Solomon and the Pre-Raphaelites
Colin Cruise 2005 Birmingham Museums & Art Gallery in association with Merrell Publishers Ltd. cat. 142, p. 174

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