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Unmounted paper fan leaf. Black engraved with three cartouches: "Birth of Adonis" with Daphne as tree giving birth, surrounded by four winged figures and Venus, center: Venus, Adonis, and Cupid left: Venus, sleeping Adonis, Cupid, chariot in clouds and wild animals right: stylized frames:...

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Credit Line

Oldham Collection

French, 1638

Object Place

France

Dimensions

53.2 x 25.3 cm (20 15/16 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1976.568

Medium or Technique

Paper

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes