Study of standing female nude for 'The Coming of Peace'

Pastel on paper | 815 x 560mm | 1916

Evelyn De Morgan

Heralded by an arc made of a vibrant rainbow, this drawing for The Coming of Peace (a painting which was destroyed in a fire in 1991) shows the transformative nature of hope.

Although the background shows a building in flames, and a city in ruins, t...
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