The Wallace Collection

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Venus and Cupid
  • Adriaen van der Werff (1659 - 1722)
  • Venus and Cupid
  • Netherlands
  • 1716
  • Painting
  • Oil on oak panel
  • Image size: 45.1 x 33.4 cm
  • Signature: 'Cher / vr Werff / 1716'
  • P151
  • East Galleries III
Commentary
History
Further Reading
  • Van der Werff; Sir Gregory Page, 1722. Duruey sale, Paris, 21 June 1797, no. 2. The comte de Poutalès-Gourgier. J.-F. Boursault, 1826, through Smith and Emmerson; his sale, Paris, 07 May 1832, no. 58; Artaria, for Edmund Higginson; his sale, Christie's, 05 June 1846; Ward. Higginson sale, 16 May 1860, no. 20; Fisher, for Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford.