Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
United States
BostonMuseum of Fine ArtsRotunda
GODS & MYTHS
Sphinx
Sphinx and other figures
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Flora and Fauna
Fabulous animalsChimaera
Further details
According to the inscription beneath, the image shows a Sphinx and a Chimaera, although the Chimaera has nothing to do with the classical beast
ARTIST/CREATOR
Sargent, John Singer (1856-1925)
DATE
1921
LOCATION
Boston (Mass.), Museum of Fine Arts (inv. 21.10515)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
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RELATIONS
Museum of Fine Arts
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
For comments or queries, please contact photographic.collect@sas.ac.uk