Study for Amfortas Released by Galahad, in The Quest and Achievement of the Holy Grail by Edwin Austin Abbey was created in ca. 1893 – 1901. The painting is in Yale University Art Gallery New Haven. The size of the work is 101,9 x 76,5 cm and is made as an oil on canvas.
The Artist: American painter and illustrator Edwin Austin Abbey (1852 – 1911) studied art at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts under Christian Schuessele. Abbey began as an illustrator, producing numerous illustrations and sketches for such magazines as Harper’s Weekly (1871–1874) and Scribner’s Magazine.