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Creator:
Print made by Bernard Lens, 1659–1725, British
after Jan van der Vaardt, 1647–1721, Dutch, active in Britain (from ca. 1674)
Published by Edward Cooper, active 1682 –died 1725, British
Title:
Venus and Adonis
Date:
between 1680 and 1725
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 1/2 × 10 inches (31.8 × 25.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: #40"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.753
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
arrows | bow | chariot | cherubs | cupid | dogs | embrace | forest | goddess | landscape | love | man | religious and mythological subject | river | spear | swans | trees | wings
Associated People:
Venus
Adonis
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:22450
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