- Stipple engraving and etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper
- 13 5/16 × 9 1/2 inches (33.8 × 24.2 cm) and 6 1/4 × 6 1/4 inches (15.8 × 15.8 cm)
Lettered, lower center: "CUPID WOUNDED."; two sets of two lines of text, divided with a vertical line, lower center, left set: "If a Bee can wound so deep, | Causing Cupid thus to weep,"; right set: "Think, O think what cruel pains | He that's sung by thee sustains. | Anacreon."; lower left: "Design'd by Kirk"; lower center: "LONDON, PUBLISHED March 10. 1801, by A. C. de Poggi, No. 91, New Bond Street."; lower right: "Engraved by A. Cardon."
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Yale Art Gallery Collection, Gift of Joseph Lanman Richards
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
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- arrows | bee | bracelets | clouds | coastline | comforting | crying | doves | flowers (plants) | necklace | ocean | religious and mythological subject | sandals | toga | tree | Venus taking care of Cupid | wings | woods | wound
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Print made by Anthony Cardon, 1772–1813, Flemish, Cupid Wounded, 1801
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