Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Amor
Myths Amor and Psyche Individual scenesMarriage of Amor and Psyche (lib. VI, 24)
PORTRAITS
Aristocrats
Britain Dukes and DuchessesHamiltonElizabeth Hamilton (1753 - 1797), daughter of James Hamilton, 6th Duke of Hamilton
Britain Earls and CountessesDerbyElizabeth Hamilton (1753 - 1797), wife of Edward Smith-Stanley, 3rd Earl of Derby
SOCIAL LIFE
Humour and invective
SatireMarriage or courtship
Further details
Inscribed: 'The Marriage of Cupid and Psyche' 'Js Gy fect from Ye Antique. Pubd May 3d 1797, by H. Humphrey, 27. St James's Street'; associated with the marriage of Elizabeth Hamilton, daughter of James Hamilton, 6th Duke of Hamilton, and Edward Smith-Stanley, 12th Earl of Derby
ARTIST/CREATOR
Gillray, James (1757-1815) published by Hannah Humphrey in London
DATE
1797
LOCATION
Unknown location
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Stephens, Frederic George; George, Mary Dorothy, Catalogue of Political and Personal Satires in the Department of Prints and Drawings in the British Museum, 11 vols, London, BMP, 1870, no. 9076; D. George, Hogarth to Cruikshank, London, 1967, p.11;
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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