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Diana [Artemis] and Actaeon. Stipple engraving by P.W. Tomkins, 1822, after Titian.

  • Titian, approximately 1488-1576.
Date
10th October 1822
Reference
2823218i
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Description

Ovid, Metamorphoses III. On the left, Actaeon accompanied by his hound enters the bathing place of Diana, pushing aside a curtain. On the right, Diana attended by a black maid and by her nymphs tries to conceal her nude person

Publication/Creation

London (No. 53 New Bond St) : Published ... by P.W. Tomkins, 10th October 1822.

Physical description

1 print : etching, with stipple ; platemark 42.8 x 37.9 cm

Edition

[State with scratched imprint and royal coat of arms, but no other lettering].

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 2823218i

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Languages

  • English


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