TITLE

An Antique Model for Kauffmann's Venus Persuading Helen to Love Paris

AUTHOR(S)
Eddy, Linda R.
PUB. DATE
December 1976
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Dec76, Vol. 58 Issue 4, p569
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the antique model used by Angelica Kauffmann in her painting 'Venus Persuading Helen to Love Paris.' Compositional elements of the painting; Antique depictions of the Persuasion scene; Restoration of the painting into art by Kauffmann in 1790.
ACCESSION #
5299952

 

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