Venus and Cupid. Engraving by R.W. Sievier after W. Etty.
- Etty, William, 1787-1849.
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Later state described as : Venus descending
Venus and Cupid borne aloft by clouds: Venus looks down at Cupid who tugs off her robe leaving her naked. Above, a rainbow. Below, left to right, mountains, a lake, and an ancient city
1 print : stipple engraving, with etching, en chine ; platemark 40.7 x 30.5 cm
Engraved by R.W. Sievier from a picture painted by W. Etty.
[State before subject lettering and imprint].
Wellcome Library no. 2804473i