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Bacchus with attendant satyrs sits drinking by a cave as Venus appears to him and offers him a cup of love. Engraving by J. Audran after A. Coypel, 1704.

  • Coypel, Antoine, 1661-1722
Date
1693
Reference
26951i
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Publication/Creation

Paris : chez J. Audran graveur du Roy en son Academie Royale demeurant à l'hôtel royale des Gobelins.

Physical description

1 print : engraving ; platemark 46 x 57.5 cm

Lettering

L'alliance de Bacus et de l'Amour. ... peint par A. Coypel. Gravé par J. Audran

References note

Marcel Roux, Inventaire du fonds français, graveurs du dix-huitième siècle, Bibliothèque nationale, Cabinet des estampes, tome I, Paris 1931, p. 252, no. 20

Lettering note

Lettering continues below the image with two verses by Gacon describing the scene

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 26951i

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Languages

  • French


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