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Cupid and Psyche Together in the Nuptial Bed, after Michael Coxie or Raphael, from the series The Fable of Psyche
Cupid and Psyche Together in the Nuptial Bed, after Michael Coxie or Raphael, from the series The Fable of Psyche
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Date:
16th century
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
17.2 x 23.4 cm (image)
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Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Copy after B. 70 i/ii; or else the original before retouching by Francesco Villamena, and without the verses engraved below the image.
Provenance:
LL verso: Unidentified collector's mark;

Accession Number:
L284.1966
Acquisition Date:
1966-01-01
Credit Line:

California State Library long loan

Psyche asleep in a lavishly draped bed with Cupid, who turns to look at a vase placed on a table under the window.