Rape of Persephone

Gaetano Gandolfi Italian

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The talented painter and fluent draftsman Gandolfi also created reproductive engravings and a small number of exquisite etchings, including this spirited Rococo rendition of Pluto and Persephone entering into the flames of the underworld.

Rape of Persephone, Gaetano Gandolfi (Italian, San Matteo della Decima 1734–1802 Bologna), Etching

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