Bacchus and Ariadne
- between 1859 and 1861
- Etching and line engraving on moderately thick, smooth, cream wove paper
- 12 3/4 × 9 inches (32.4 × 22.9 cm) and 8 1/2 × 8 1/2 inches (21.6 × 21.6 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R 741"; lower right: "R.A. 1840"
Lettered below images, lower left: "J.M.W. TURNER R.A. PINXT."; lower center: "BACCHUS AND ARIADNE. | FROM THE PICTURE IN THE NATIONAL GALLERY. | LONDON, JAMES S. VIRTUE."; lower right: "C.COUSEN, SCULPT."
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- architectural subject | landscape | religious and mythological subject
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Print made by Charles Cousen, ca. 1819–1889, British, Bacchus and Ariadne, between 1859 and 1861
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