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- Object: L'Education d'Achille
Chiron teaching Achilles how to shoot an arrow. 1798
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Height: 577 millimetres
Width: 418 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- Advertised in 'Moniteur'. 3 Brumaire an VII (3 October 1798); after a painting executed c.1754 and now in the Musée du Louvre, Paris.
A pair to the Rape of Deianeira (see 1917,1208.852).
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- 1842,0806.1 to 321 were all purchased from W & G Smith, who had acquired the collection of Joseph Harding, from whom they all came. The acquisition was recommended to the Trustees by Josi on 31 March and 29 April 1841, but only purchased in 1842.
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