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Creator:
Henry Fuseli, 1741–1825, Swiss, active in Britain (1766–70; 1779 on)
Title:

Selling of Cupids

Date:
between 1775 and 1776
Medium:
Black chalk, red chalk and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 1/4 x 19 inches (31.1 x 48.3 cm) and Frame: 23 1/4 x 29 1/4 x 1 1/8 inches (59.1 x 74.3 x 2.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Watermark: J Whatman

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1982.8
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
basket | bench | cherubs | cloak | dresses | selling | women
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:9262
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Acquisitions : The First Decade 1977-1986, Yale Center for British Art , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1986, p. 25, no. 84, fig. 15, N590.2 A7 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Duncan Robinson, Acquisitions : The First Decade 1977 - 1986, , Burlington Magazine, vol. 128, October 1986, p. 25, no. 84, fig. 15, N1 B87 128:3 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

The last days of Pompeii, decadence, apocalypse, resurrection , The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, 2012, pp. 94-95, no. 4, N8214.5.I8 L37 2012 OVERSIZE (YCBA)


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