Zeuxis Composing the Picture of Juno
- Materials & Techniques:
- Stipple engraving
- Sheet: 13 1/8 x 15 7/8in. (33.3 x 40.3cm)
Lettered, lower left: "Angelica Kauffman pinxt."; lettered, lower right: "F. Bartolozzi Sculpt."; lettered, lower center: "ZEUXIS COMPOSING THE PICTURE OF JUNO. | He prevailed on all the finest women of Agrigentum, who where even ambitious of the honour, ---. Of these he chose five for his | models, and molding all the perfections of these beauties into one, he composed the picture of the goddess. | London, Publish'd July 1st,1785 by W. Palmer No.163 Strand.
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
- Accessible by appointment in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.
- IIIF Manifest:
YCBA Collections Search
Francesco Bartolozzi, 1728–1815, Italian, active in Britain (1764–99), Zeuxis Composing the Picture of Juno, 1785
If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.