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T806, JUNO PERSUADING THE GENIUS OF SLEEP TO SHED HIS INFLUENCE OVER JUPITER [SHE IS SHOWING THE CESTUS OF VENUS TO HIM, AN ELEGANT WINGED FIGURE SITTING ON A ROCK, WHOM THE GODDESSS IS INVITING TO ACCOMPANY HER TO MOUNT IDA, TO USE HIS LULLING POWER OVER JUPITER; JUNO, WITH UPLIFTED ARM, IS URGING HER REQUEST, AND PROMISING PASITHEA AS THE REWARD OF COMPLIANCE]

  • Reference Number: T806
  • Description: JUNO PERSUADING THE GENIUS OF SLEEP TO SHED HIS INFLUENCE OVER JUPITER [SHE IS SHOWING THE CESTUS OF VENUS TO HIM, AN ELEGANT WINGED FIGURE SITTING ON A ROCK, WHOM THE GODDESSS IS INVITING TO ACCOMPANY HER TO MOUNT IDA, TO USE HIS LULLING POWER OVER JUPITER; JUNO, WITH UPLIFTED ARM, IS URGING HER REQUEST, AND PROMISING PASITHEA AS THE REWARD OF COMPLIANCE]
  • Inscription Greek: ΑΔΜΟΝ
  • Signature: Admon
  • Current Collection: Unknown
  • Previous Collections:
    • Catalogue des pierres graves antiques de S.A. le Prince Stanislas Poniatowski ([1830?]-1833)
    • Christie's, London
    • Prendeville, J.: Explanatory catalogue of the proof-impressions of the antique gems possessed by the late Prince Poniatowski and now in the possession of John Tyrrell, Esq. (1841)
    • Monson, (Lord)
    • Christie's, London
  • Material: Sardonyx
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