Venus and Adonis. Engraving, 17--.
- [between 1700 and 1799]
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Venus embraces Adonis who sits on the ground before her. Behind, her chariot with doves. Above, Cupids holding a torch
[London?], [between 1700 and 1799]
1 print : engraving ; image and border 14.5 x 9.5 cm
For thee lost youth! My tears & restless pain, Shall in immortal monuments remain, With solemn pomp in annual rites returned, Be thou for ever my Adonis mourn'd.
Wellcome Library no. 2853652i