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Print - Venus dissuading Adonis from the chase
  • Venus dissuading Adonis from the chase
    Strange, Robert
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Venus dissuading Adonis from the chase

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    England (probably, made)

  • Date:

    18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Strange, Robert (Sir), born 1721 - died 1792 (printmaker)
    Titian (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    print on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.2879

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case 3H, shelf DR, box 5

Physical description

Venus dissuading Adonis from the chase; After Titian; Print on paper.

Place of Origin

England (probably, made)

Date

18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Strange, Robert (Sir), born 1721 - died 1792 (printmaker)
Titian (artist)

Materials and Techniques

print on paper

Descriptive line

Venus dissuading Adonis from the chase; After Titian; Print on paper; By Sir Robert Strange; English School; 18th century.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

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.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Woman; Man

Categories

Prints; Myths & Legends; Scotland

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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