The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Venus and Adonis
  • Attributed to Robert Le Lorrain (1666 - 1743) , (model)
  • Workshop of Robert Le Lorrain (1666 - 1743), Cast by, Possibly
  • Venus and Adonis
  • France
  • c. 1704 (model)
    c. 1705 - c. 1725 (cast)
  • Group
  • Brassy alloy, lost-wax cast. Cast in sleeve-joined sections. Thick near-black coating scratched and worn off in places.
  • Statuette and mount, Height: 55.5 cm
    Mount, Object size: 10.4 x 10.4 cm
    Diameter: 23 cm
  • S185
  • East Galleries II
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Further Reading
  • Probably acquired by Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford.