Angelica Kauffmann R.A. - Cupid Binding Aglaia - Engraving by Thomas Burke

Description
Angelica Kauffmann R.A. - Cupid Binding Aglaia - Engraving by Thomas Burke
Engraving - signed below image - 1784

Description - an oval hand-coloured stipple engraving, Cupid binding Aglaia after Angelica Kauffmann R.A. (Chur 1741 – Rome 1807) by Irish engraver and painter Thomas Burke (Dublin 1749 – London 1815) entitled 'Cupid binding Aglaia', asleep semi-nude maiden reclining against a rock, Cupid tying her right arm, with the mountainous landscape in the background, inscription below image 'Angelica Kauffman Pinx - Thos: Burke Fecit' mounted, covered with glass in gilt gesso decorative frame, circa 1784.

Condition - very good uncut original preserved condition, age related discoloration marks around engraving, frames - very good condition

Dimensions - oval 34.3x27.5cm, frames 65.4x60.4cm, weight 4.10kg

Packaging and Delivery - Item will be securely packed, insured and sent by tracked and proof of signature delivery.

Lot details
Artist
Angelica Kauffmann R.A.
Title of artwork
Cupid Binding Aglaia - Engraving by Thomas Burke
Year
1784
Technique
Engraving
Signature
signed below image
Condition
Overall in good condition with traces of ageing
Sold with frame
Yes
Weight
4.1 kg
Image size
27.5×34.3 cm
Total dimensions
60.4×4×65.4 cm
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