"Venus and Cupid" by Diego Velázquez
Date: 1912
Medium: Etching
Dimensions: plate: 12 3/16 × 16 7/16 in. (31 × 41.8 cm) sheet: 15 5/8 × 21 in. (39.7 × 53.3 cm)
Credit Line: Samuel and Mary R. Bancroft Memorial, 1935
Object Number: 1935-122
About: Best known locally for his etchings after Howard Pyle's paintings, Bicknell made reproductive etchings based on paintings by many artists. This etching replicates the famous Rokeby Venus by Spanish baroque painter Diego Velázquez. The original is in the National Gallery, London.
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