The Princess Sabra Led to the Dragon
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Burne-Jones produced a series of paintings illustrating the legend of Saint George and the Dragon. This picture shows the Princess Sabra, the daughter of a king, being led to the dragon as a sacrifice. It was a tradition in her country that each year a maiden was offered to the dragon so that it would spare the country. She was saved by

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  • Owner/Location: Private collection
    Dates: 1866
    Artist age:Approximately 33 years old.
    Dimensions: Unknown
    Medium: Painting - oil on canvas
    Entered by: Member chris_mccormick on 05 November 2001.
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