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The story of Cupid and Psyche: Mercury sent by Jupiter to summon the gods to decide on the marriage of Cupid and Psyche. Engraving by N. Dorigny, 1693, after Raphael.

  • Raphael, 1483-1520.
Date
1693
Reference
11601i
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Psyches et Amoris nuptiae ac fabula :
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Publication/Creation

Romae [Rome] (ad templum S.tae Mariae de Pace : Typis ac su(m)ptibus Dominici de Rubeis, Jo. Jacobi filii ac haeredis, 1693

Physical description

1 print : engraving, with etching

Lettering

Mercurius vocalis deus ex Iovis mandato deos omnes ad concionem convocat de Cupidinis et Psyches coniugo sententiam laturi. ... Raphael Sanctius Urbinas inventor ... Nicolaus Dorigny Gallus del. et sculp.

References note

G.B. Pezzini, S. Massari, S.P. Valenti Rodinò, Raphael invenit, Roma: Edizioni Quasar, 1985, pp. 155-156, p. 634, no. 41

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 11601i

Reproduction note

After the fifth in a sequence of frescoes by Raphael in the Villa Farnesina, Rome

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Languages

  • Latin


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  • set A, no. 6

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  • set C, no. 6

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