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'Phoebus in his Car, preceded by Aurora/ and the Morning Star led on by the Hours/ – jocund to run/ His longitude thro' Heav'ns high road/ The Zephyrs are sporting in his train'

Photo credit: Sir John Soane’s Museum

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Sir John Soane’s Museum


  • Date


  • Medium

    oil on mahogany panel

  • Measurements

    80.6 x 250 cm

  • Accession number

    SM P1

  • Acquisition method

    commissioned, 1836


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