Adonis dies in the arms of Venus
- Mezzotint on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper
- Sheet: 15 1/16 × 12 3/16 inches (38.3 × 31 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "29"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "W. 112 III"
Lettered, lower center: "E. Quellinus Pinxit"; lettered, lower right: "W. Vaillant fecit."
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
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- Subject Terms:
- boar | bow | chariot | clouds | death | death of Adonis: he is killed by a boar | dog | goddess | grief | horn | religious and mythological subject | swans | trees
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Print made by Wallerant Vaillant, 1623–1677, Dutch, Adonis dies in the arms of Venus, undated
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