Venus Presenting Armour to Aeneas
- Mezzotint on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper
- Sheet (trimmed inside plate): 10 × 13 1/16 inches (25.4 × 33.2 cm) and Image: 9 3/4 × 13 1/16 inches (24.8 × 33.2 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, verso, center left: "281"; inscribed in pen and brown ink, verso, upper center: "a/x"
Lettered, lower left: "Fr.Cersabom delin."; lettered, lower center: "Venus presenting Armour to Aeneas."; lettered, lower right: "B.Lens exd."
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- armor | chariot | clouds | cupids | forest | gift | hero | river | river-god | river-gods | shield | sword | torch
- Associated People:
- Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open to Yale ID holders by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.
YCBA Collections Search
Print made by Bernard Lens, 1659–1725, British, Venus Presenting Armour to Aeneas, undated
If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.