A Party in the Open Air. Allegory on Conjugal Love

Gouache and water colour on vellum stuck onto card | 11.3 x 17.4cm | 1590-1595

Isaac Oliver I

This miniature painting shows a scene teeming with detail in which men and women have gathered for an open-air party where the concept of love is at the heart of everything. Oliver was associated with the English court in the late 17th century and wa...
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