FRENCH SCHOOL, 19TH CENTURY
CUPID AND VENUS
oil on canvas, unframed.
framed: 81 by 68 in.; 206.5 by 173 cm.
canvas: 80½ by 67¼ in.; 205 by 171 cm.
[Four thin, wooden batons have been nailed along the four edges of the stretcher.
The canvas has been relined. There is one minor dent, with some associated paint loss, in the background above the nude's knee, and fine lines of... read more