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Title: 1925P452 Babylon Hath Been a Golden Cup
Description: 1925P452
Babylon Hath Been a Golden Cup, 1859
Artist: Simeon Solomon

* Exhibited at the French Gallery Winter Exhibition in 1859.
It illustrates a passage in Jeremiah containing the prophet's lamentation over the Jewish people's captivity under the kingdom of Babylon: 'Babylon hath been a golden cup in the hand of God, which hath made all the earth drunken: the nations have drunken of her wine, therefore all the nations are mad.'
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Art Movement
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Pre-Raphaelite
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Birmingham Museums Trust/Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery
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Ink
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Pencil
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Musical instrument
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Harp
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Bible
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Animal
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Cat
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Animal
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Leopard
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Religion
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Judaism
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Pen
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Works on Paper
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Bible
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Old Testament
   
Usage Rights: Creative Commons 0 - Public Domain. Optional attribution: Photo by Birmingham Museums Trust, licensed under CC0
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Credit Line: Presented by the Alfred Leadbeater Bequest Fund, 1925.