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Illustrations to Apuleius

Print
ca. 1532-35 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Psyche kneeling to Proserpine; From a design by Raphael (or possibly Michael Coxie); Print on paper.


object details
Category
Object Type
Additional TitleHistory of Cupid and Psyche (series title)
Materials and Techniques
print on paper
Brief Description
Illustrations to Apuleius; History of Cupid and Psyche; Psyche kneeling to Proserpine; From a design by Raphael (or possibly Michael Coxie); Print on paper; Part of an incomplete series (DYCE.1135 - DYCE.1163); By 'Maître au Dé'; Italy; ca. 1532-35.
Physical Description
Psyche kneeling to Proserpine; From a design by Raphael (or possibly Michael Coxie); Print on paper.
Credit line
Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce
Object history
This design been ascribed to both Raphael and Michael Coxie.
Production
'Maître au Dé' was a scholar of Marcantonio Raimondi, whose name is unknown.
Subjects depicted
Bibliographic Reference
DYCE COLLECTION. A Catalogue of the Paintings, Miniatures, Drawings, Engravings, Rings and Miscellaneous Objects Bequeathed by The Reverend Alexander Dyce. London : South Kensington Museum : Printed by G.E. Eyre and W. Spottiswoode for H.M.S.O., 1874.
Other Number
65 - Le Peintre-Graveur
Collection
Accession Number
DYCE.1158

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record createdJanuary 14, 2010
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