Cupid and Psyche

Engraving | 36 x 23.4cm | 1574

Giorgio Ghisi

Crowned with laurel wreaths, Cupid and Psyche recline on a couch with their daughter Voluptas between them. Ceres, goddess of fertility and abundance, pours water on Cupid's hand. The scene is derived from a story by Apuleius (about AD 124-170) narra...
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