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Cupid and Psyche

A work made of counterproof of aquatint in reddish-gray on ivory laid paper, ruled in pen and brown ink.
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  • A work made of counterproof of aquatint in reddish-gray on ivory laid paper, ruled in pen and brown ink.

Date:

1766

Artist:

Jean Claude Richard de Saint-Non (French, 1727-1791)
after François Boucher (French, 1703-1770)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Abbe de Saint Non

Title

Cupid and Psyche

Place

France (Artist's nationality:)

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1766

Medium

Counterproof of aquatint in reddish-gray on ivory laid paper, ruled in pen and brown ink

Dimensions

Sheet, sight: 24.8 × 31.5 cm (9 13/16 × 12 7/16 in.)

Credit Line

Bequest of Victor Carlson

Reference Number

2019.784

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