- Materials & Techniques:
- Stipple engraving and line engraving
Lettered, lower left: "Anibal Caracci Pinxit."; lettered, lower right: "F. Bartolozzi Sculpsit."; lettered, lower center: "John Boydell excudit 1785. | VENUS SLEEPING. | In the Cabinet at Houghton. | The same size as the Picture | Publish'd Septr. 1st.1785, by John Boydell, Engraver, in Cheapside, London."
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
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- IIIF Manifest:
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Francesco Bartolozzi, 1728–1815, Italian, active in Britain (1764–99), Venus Sleeping, 1785
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