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Platinum Photograph - Love Confronted by Death

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Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1931P329.1
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1874 - 1874

Maker Information

After:Simeon Solomon - View biography for Simeon Solomon
Photographer:Frederick Hollyer - View biography for Frederick Hollyer


One of a number of allegorical interpretaions of Love by Simeon Solomon, following a familiar pairing with another allegorical presence/ head, in this case Death.

Presented by Mrs R.E.Giles, 1931

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
School/Style:Death Photography
Medium:Platinum print on card.


Height:233 mm
Width:357 mm