Carracci, Annibale (Bologna c. 1560 – Rome 1609). (Venus and Adonis.) She in divine nude resting besides a pond, holding cupid with arrow in her arms. He with the bow in his hand and accompanied by two hounds and coming around the underwood. Steel engraving by William French (c. 1815 – East Grinstead 1898). 3rd quarter of the 19th century. Inscribed: Belvedere. / Annibale Carraci pinxt. / W. French sc., otherwise in German as above. 5½ × 5⅞ in (14 × 15 cm).
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