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A Mythological Scene
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • A Mythological Scene
  • France
  • c. 1820 - 1870
  • Miniature
  • Watercolour on ivory
  • Image size: 5.7 x 7.9 cm
    Frame size: 11.4 x 12.5 x 1.2 cm
    Overall size: 12.7 x 12.5 x 1.2 cm, with hook
  • M75
  • Reserve Gallery
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Further Reading
  • This is a pastiche of compositions by Boucher, intended to evoke the miniatures of Charlier also derived from Boucher (see, for example, Charlier, 'Venus and Cupid in the Clouds', M58).