Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Amor
Punishment of Amor Amor tied to a tree and tormented by his victims (Cupidus Cruciatus) Miscellaneous
LITERATURE
Ancient
AusoniusCupidus cruciatus
SOCIAL LIFE
Domestic life
Domestic objectsToiletry
Domestic objectsJewellery
Further details
Part of a group of 24 engravings known as the 'Otto Prints' after the 18th-century owner Ernst Peter Otto; The set were probably pasted onto circular boxes or caskets.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Baldini, Baccio (c1436-1487)
DATE
1465 - 1480
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Prints and Drawings) (Inv. 1852,0424.1)
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Ausonius (Decimus Magnus Ausonius)Cupidus cruciatus
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Bartsch (XIII.144.5)
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Hind A.IV.8
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RELATIONS
London, British Museum
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Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
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