John Byam Liston Shaw (British, 1872-1919) Omphale
Lot 252
John Byam Liston Shaw (British, 1872-1919) Omphale
£1,500 - 2,000
US$ 2,500 - 3,400
Auction Details
The Chester Sale Chester
5 Dec 2012 11:00 GMT

Auction 20172
Lot Details
John Byam Liston Shaw (British, 1872-1919)
Omphale
signed 'Byam. Shaw 1914' (lower left) watercolour and bodycolour
72.5 x 29cm (28 9/16 x 11 7/16in).

Footnotes

  • Omphale is depicted wearing Hercules's lion skin and holding his club as told in Greek myth. We understand that the picture has been used to illustrate Robert Graves Greek Myths and was possibly also exhibited at the Royal Watercolour Society, London (1914?).
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