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Cupid's ruse

Artist:
Hans Veit Friedrich Schnorr von Carolsfeld (German, Schneeberg, Sachsen 1764–1841 Leipzig)
Date:
1792
Medium:
Brush and grey ink, pen and black ink, red chalk, watercolor, over graphite
Dimensions:
sheet: 6 15/16 x 7 5/8 in. (17.7 x 19.4 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Karen B. Cohen Fund, 2011
Accession Number:
2011.390a, b
Not on view
Signature: On the original secondary support, inscribed "AMORS LIST.//Leipzig am 23 März 1792.//Dem Andenken des heutigen Tages gewidmet//von//V.H.T. Schnorr v. K." in pen and grey ink, by the artist. On a separate piece of paper, inscribed "" in grey ink, by the artist.

Inscription: On the original secondary support, inscribed "AMORS LIST.//Leipzig am 23 März 1792.//Dem Andenken des heutigen Tages gewidmet//von//V.H.T. Schnorr v. K." in pen and grey ink, by the artist. On a separate piece of paper, a long description of the scene in grey ink, by the artist.
Vendor: Joseph Fach (Frankfurt am Main)
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