Cornaline blanche du Cabinet de Mrs. Masson.
[Avec Privil. du Roi.] [n.d. c.1710.]
Engraving, with large margins. Plate 190 x 184mm. 7½ x 7¼".
The elopement of Helen, Queen of Sparta, with Paris, son of King Priam of Troy; this being one of the immediate causes of the Trojan War. Helen's journey to Troy is usually depicted as a forced abduction. Plate 10 from "Pierres Antiques Gravées Tirées des Principaux Cabinets de la France".
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