Hylas and the Nymphs by John William Waterhouse. Oil on canvas, 1896. Oil on canvas. 98.2 x 163.3 cm. Manchester City Galleries. Purchased 1896. Thanks to Emily Doran of the RA, who provided this image as part of the pubicity for their 2009 Waterhouse exhibition.

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Hobson, Anthony. The Art and Life of J. W. Waterhouse, RA, 1849-1917. London: Studo Vista/Christie's, 1980.

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