A nude woman stands in a stream; her head turned to the right.
The Fairy of the Fountain by William Etty, 17871849
- 69 x 51 cm
- Acquired in:
- Presented by:
- Executors of Lord Levehulme through The Art Fund
Her raised left arm holds the branch of a tree. A little lower, a white dove sits on another branch, while on the bank we see a minute Cupid with gossamer wings. Green drapery is suspended on a tree above, against distant blue hills.
Collection of Leverhulme