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- Object: The Enchanted Castle
Landscape with Psyche outside the Palace of Cupid ('The Enchanted Castle'), illustration from Book V of the 'Metamorphoses', (or 'Golden Ass') by Lucius Apuleius, after the painting in the National Gallery, London (NG 6471) from the Liber Veritatis; in foreground at right Psyche seated, the castle in the distance, the sea to left; unfinished state, sky put in, female figure incomplete. 1782, this state 1780
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Height: 473 millimetres (trimmed)
Width: 597 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- After the painting in the National Gallery (NG6471)
Literature: T.Clayton, 'The English Print 1688-1802', New Haven and London, 1997, pp. 211.
Woollett completed the plate for Vivares' widow.
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