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Venus finding Adonis asleep

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    1778 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bartolozzi, Francesco (R.A.), born 1727 - died 1815 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving

  • Museum number:

    E.332-1961

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case K, shelf 7, box C

Physical description

Engraving lettered in Latin with two lines of verse and 'Mortimer del. F. Bartolozzi sculp. Published as the Act directs July 1, 1778 by J. Bew Paternoster Row'.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

1778 (published)

Artist/maker

Bartolozzi, Francesco (R.A.), born 1727 - died 1815 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving

Marks and inscriptions

'Mortimer del. F. Bartolozzi sculp. Published as the Act directs July 1, 1778 by J. Bew Paternoster Row'
Lettered in Latin with two lines of verse and

Dimensions

Length: 16.51 cm, Height: 12.07 cm

Descriptive line

Engraving by Francesco Bartolozzi, R.A.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1960 and 1961 London: HMSO, 1964

Techniques

Engraving

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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