Venus Chiding Cupid.
Publish'd as the Act directs, by A. Poggi, No.7. St. George's Row, Oxford Turnpike, Janry. 1st. 1784.
Stipple printed in brown ink, sheet 360 x 275mm. 14¼ x 10¾". Trimmed to plate; extremities slightly tatty.
Venus reclining on a cloud holding up an arrow in her right hand; Cupid stands holding an inscribed scroll wiping away a tear from his cheek with the back of his left hand. A grinning putto lies behind Venus holding another arrow upwards provocatively.
De Vesme: 494, IV of V. Hamilton p.159.
[Ref: 21195] £280.00