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The Abduction of Psyche

Artist:
Henri Charles Müller (French, Strasbourg 1784–1846 Paris)
Artist:
After Pierre Paul Prud'hon (French, Cluny 1758–1823 Paris)
Date:
1817
Medium:
Stipple engraving with etching and line engraving; third state of three
Dimensions:
image: 20 1/16 x 15 13/16 in. (51 x 40.1 cm) plate: 25 9/16 x 19 in. (65 x 48.2 cm) sheet: 27 5/8 x 20 13/16 in. (70.1 x 52.9 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Georgiana W. Sargent, in memory of John Osborne Sargent, 1924
Accession Number:
24.63.1975
Not on view
Inscription: Below image, on left: "Peint par Prud’hon."; centered: "Tiré du Cabinet du Mr. le Comte de Sommariva."; on right: "Gravé par Henri Charles Müller."
Bottom, centered: "L’enlèvement de Psyché"; "Imprimé par Durand."
Embossed with a stamp from the Société des Amis des Arts.
Georgiana W. Sargent; Donor: Georgiana W. Sargent
Goncourt 105-106.43
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