Frederic Leighton - Melpomene


From the central panel of Decoration in Painting for a Ceiling




Frederic Leighton
Melpomene
1886
166.3 x 69.8 cm
Oil on canvas
Private collection


Literature

Kathleen M. Morris and Alexis Goodin (eds.), Orchestrating elegance, Williamstown, Massachusetts, 2017, fig. 137


Other works by Frederic Leighton


Frederic Leighton On the Nile
On the Nile
1868

Frederic Leighton Mrs John Hanson Walker
Mrs John Hanson Walker
1867

Frederic Leighton Thalia
Thalia
1886

Frederic Leighton Puerta de los Vientos, near Ronda, Spain
Puerta de los Vientos, near Ronda, Spain
c. 1886-9

Frederic Leighton Captive Andromache
Captive Andromache
c. 1888