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Venus and Adonis

Artist:
After Pierre Paul Prud'hon (French, Cluny 1758–1823 Paris)
Artist:
Achille-Louis-Joseph Sirouy (French, Beauvais 1834–1904 Paris)
Date:
ca. 1860
Medium:
Lithograph
Dimensions:
image: 14 3/16 x 10 7/16 in. (36.1 x 26.5 cm)
sheet: 18 3/4 x 15 1/16 in. (47.6 x 38.2 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1959
Accession Number:
59.608.52
Not on view
Signature: "Ach. Sirouy" in graphite, below the dedication (also written in graphite)

Inscription: All the text is hand-written in graphite.
Below image, on the left: "Prud'hon"; centered: "Imp. Ed. Bry"; on the right: "A Monsieur et Madame Em. Sorel Souvenir bien amicale Ach. Sirouy"
Vendor: Mas, Paris
Goncourt 99-100.39
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