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Creator:
Thomas Rowlandson, 1756–1827, British
Title:

Venus Crowned by Cupid

Additional Title(s):

The Birth of Venus

Date:
between 1810 and 1815
Medium:
Watercolor, with pen and brown, gray, red-brown and red ink over graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 5/8 x 8 3/4 inches (14.3 x 22.2 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.12
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
arrows | cherubs | clouds | crown (costume component) | doves | nude | religious and mythological subject | wings
Associated People:
Cupid
Venus
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5536
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