Venus Presenting Armour to Aeneas.
Rare mezzotint. Platemark: 345 x 250mm. (13½ x 9¾"). Some light stains and marks in large margins. Small stain in left middle of the print.
Venus appearing in a chariot drawn by cupids among clouds, addressing Aeneas who stands in a forest, pointing to left at a suit of armour piled against a tree. They are both watched by a river God reclining at the edge of the scene on the right. After Italian baroque artist Pietro Testa.
[Ref: 29119] £320.00