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Hermaphroditus in the pool of the spring-nymph Salmacis, who has asked the gods to join them together for all time; the gods acceeded and they became one, male and female. Engraving by A. Romanet after Boul after Paolo de Matteis.

De Matteis, Paolo, 1662-1728.
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[between 1786 and 1808]
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Publication/Creation

[Paris?], [between 1786 and 1808]

Physical description

1 print : engraving ; platemark 42 x 29.7 cm

Lettering

Salmacis et Hemaphrodite. De la galerie de S.A.S. Monseigneur le duc d'Orléans A.p.d.R. Ecole napolitaine. ... Peint par Paul Mattei. Dessiné par Boul. Gravé par A.L. Romanet.

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 27751i

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"Dessiné par Boul.": meaning Borel, i.e. Antoine Borel?

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