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Detail of 'The Education of Achilles by Chiron'

Photo credit: The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea Culture Service, 18 Stafford Terrace

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This is a sectional detail of the painting 'The Education of Achilles by Chiron' by Donato Creti, depicting Achilles as a young boy on the centaur Chiron's back. The original painting of 1714 is held by Palazzo d'Accursio, Bologna, Italy.

18 Stafford Terrace


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    oil on canvas

  • Measurements

    65 x 58 cm

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  • Acquisition method

    purchased by Greater London Council with grant aid from the Land Fund; ownership transferred to The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, 1989


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