Psyche Rescued by Naiads
Oval. Mythological Scene. Psyche Sits At The Centre Of The Composition: Her Left Arm Outstretched, Her Right Hand Clutching A Piece Of Fabric, Her Eyes Gazing Upward.She Is Supported By Four Female Naiads: Two Support Her Upper Body From Behind, Two Support Her Lower Body On The Left. A Male Naiad Can Be Seen Behind The Group, On The Far Right. The Scene Is Set In A River, As Indicated By The Gushing Water At The Bottom Of The Composition. A Tree Trunk Frames The Left Of The Composition, And Mountains Can Be Seen In The Distance.
- Accession Number: 1906P30
- Artist: Jean-Baptiste-Marie Pierre (Attributed to) Hugues Taraval (Previously Attributed to)
- Date: 1750
- Medium: Oil On Canvas