Vedi la a quì col ferro, e'l lume ardente . . . (The Too Credulous Psyche Looks at Cupid), pl. 13, from the Series: The History of Psyche

Vedi la a quì col ferro, e'l lume ardente . . . (The Too Credulous Psyche Looks at Cupid), pl. 13, from the Series: The History of Psyche
Vedi la a quì col ferro, e'l lume ardente . . . (The Too Credulous Psyche Looks at Cupid), pl. 13, from the Series: The History of Psyche
Date:
16th century
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
19.6 x 23 cm
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Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1998.201.62.13
Acquisition Date:
1998-12-31
Credit Line:

Gift of Michael G. Berolzheimer in memory of Michael Berolzheimer

Psyche kneels on Cupid's bed with a lamp, to cast light on her lover and determine his identity. On the right, she pierces her finger with his arrow, on the left, Cupid flees.

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