Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Amor
With other figuresHymen
Hymen
With other Deities or personifications Amor
SOCIAL LIFE
Love
MarriageAllegories
Further details
The poem describes how Hymen asked Amor to make garlands for the wedding, and how the blind Amor was unable to remove the spines of the roses
ARTIST/CREATOR
Barreto, José Teixeira (1761-1810)
DATE
1794
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Rossi, Giovanni Gherardo deScherzi Poetici e Pittorici, Rome, 1794, plate 5
Notes on photograph
DESCRIPTION
A. van Heck, cat. 105
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RELATIONS
Bayerische Staatsbibliothek (digitised version)
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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