Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Amor
Myths Amor and Psyche Individual scenesPsyche discovers the true identity of Amor (lib. V, 23)
Further details
Psyche trying to prevent Cupid from leaving; pen and black ink, grey wash, with charcoal, heightened with white, on two joined pieces of buff paper; photo from Burlington Magazine, Nov. 1988
ARTIST/CREATOR
Prud'hon, Pierre Paul (1758-1823)
DATE
1784
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Prints and Drawings) (Inv. 1988, 0618.18)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Stein, in exhib. cat., New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art, and London, BM, 'French Drawings from Clouet to Seurat', 2005, no. 67 (with previous literature).
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RELATIONS
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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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