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R*** Heubach
19th Century
PORTRAIT OF THE GREEK POET ERINNA
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847
R*** Heubach
19th Century
PORTRAIT OF THE GREEK POET ERINNA
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Old Master and 19th Century European Art

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R*** Heubach
19th Century
19TH CENTURY
PORTRAIT OF THE GREEK POET ERINNA
signed R. Heubach (lower right)
charcoal heightened with white
sheet 21 1/2 by 15 1/4 in.
54.6 by 38.7 cm.
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Catalogue Note

By some traditions, Erinna was said to have been a contemporary of Sappho in the sixth century B.C., others maintain she lived two centuries later.  Fragments of her poems have survived to the present day.

Old Master and 19th Century European Art

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