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Artemis and Endymion
Artemis and Endymion
Date:
1730–1740
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Gouache On Paper, Mother-of-pearl, Gold, And Silver
Dimensions:
29.2 cm (11 1/2 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1964.96a-b
Acquisition Date:
1964-10-03
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Beatrice Greenough

Painted scene of Artemis(identified by the moon in her hair) with the sleeping Endymion. Floral and gilt scrollwork border. On the reverse has floral spray with a gilded scrollwork border. Sticks of carved mother-of-pearl with gold leaf. Guard of carved mother-of-pearl with gold and silver leaf.