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Lachrymae  Frederic, Lord Leighton  (English, Scarborough 1830–1896 London)    Date:      ca. 1894–95  Medium:      Oil on canvas  Dimensions:      62 x 24 3/4 in. (157.5 x 62.9 cm)  Classification:      Paintings  Credit Line:      Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Collection, Wolfe Fund, 1896  Accession Number:      96.28    This artwork is not on display

"Lachrymae," the title chosen by the artist, is the Latin word for "tears." The overall Hellenic theme of the canvas reflects contemporary Victorian interest in Greek funerary art.

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