'Afterglow': a view of the Acropolis

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RIBApix ref no RIBA32018
Artist/PhotographerGeorge, Lena
George, Walter Sykes (1881-1962)
CountryGreece
CityAthens
Image Date1910
ViewExterior
StyleGreek
MediumPrint
Library ReferencePB361/19
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Walter S. George exhibited a painting entitled 'Afterglow' at the Royal Academy in 1908, which was probably the original work from which this mezzotint was taken. His wife Lena is known to have exhibited a piece titled 'Afterglow: the Acropolis, Athens' at the RA in 1915.

Subject tags

Landscape, ruins, columns, temples