Sleeping Woman with a Cupid (Hush)

Etching and drypoint; published state | 25 x 37.5cm | 1780-90

Henry Fuseli

Fuseli himself etched this mysterious erotic image of a woman dozing on a cushioned divan. She wears a classically styled gown that exposes her breasts and has been hit by an invisible arrow released by Cupid, who hovers at upper left. Her dropped bo...
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