Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Amor
Myths Amor and Psyche Individual scenesPsyche discovers the true identity of Amor (lib. V, 23)
Myths Amor and Psyche Individual scenesToilet of Psyche (lib. V, 3 and V, 4)
Myths Amor and Psyche Individual scenesAmor comes to Psyche at night (lib. V, 4)
Myths Amor and Psyche CyclesMiscellaneous
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Science, technology and medicine
TechnologyClocks, waterclocks, sundialsClocks
Further details
The meaning of the scene at the bottom right is not clear. Itr looks like two men attacking to sleeping Psyche.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Girardet, Abraham-Louis (1772-1820)
DATE
circa 1790
LOCATION
London, Sotheby's (lot 76) (17 April 1964)
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RELATIONS
Artfact (containing a later auction catalogue entry for the same clock)
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
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