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[Paris receiving the apple from Mercury]

[Paris receiving the apple from Mercury]
1 drawing : brown ink ; 27 x 20 cm.
Paris holding a staff, reaches up to receive an apple from Mercury, who is hovering above; three goddesses in background and dog in foreground.
  • This record contains unverified, preliminary data.
  • Title from P&P Bradley Collection inventory card.
  • No. 188.
  • George Lothrop Bradley Collection.
  • Bequest; George Lothrop Bradley; 1919.
  • Conserved; 08-82-017.28
  • ASK KB: verify artist: Bradley inventory card and drawings list give Reni as artist; note on mat reads: "not by Reni"
  • Drawings (Master)
  • Paris (Legendary character)
  • Mercury (Roman deity)
  • Ink drawings--Italian--1600-1700.
Reni, Guido, 1575-1642, artist
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