Prints and Drawings
Artist: Edwin Austin Abbey, American, 1852–1911, M.A. (HON.) 1897

Study for “The Passing of King Amfortas,” the eleventh in a series of fifteen murals illustrating “The Quest and Achievement of the Holy Grail,” for the second-floor Book Delivery Room of the Boston Public Library

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Red and white chalk and charcoal

53 × 36.2 cm (20 7/8 × 14 1/4 in.)
Edwin Austin Abbey Memorial Collection
1937.2054
Geography: 
Made in United States
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Drawings and Watercolors
Provenance: 

Edwin Austin Abbey Estate, 1937; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.