Venus and Adonis by Unknown Artist

Venus is trying to restrain Adonis, who breaks away from her.

Details

Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
183 x 144 cm
Acquired in:
1922
Presented by:
J R Saunders through The Art Fund

From the form of the group it is probable that it once stood in a niche, perhaps over a doorway.

Venue details

V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum) Cromwell Road, London London SW7 2RL 020 7942 2000 www.vam.ac.uk

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