Mercury seated on shore with back to rocks; primitive lyre in lap; cupid behind holding broken string; winged figure ar right carrying flaming torch

Mercury Inventing the Lyre, 1775

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Details
Title
Mercury Inventing the Lyre
Artist Life
1752 - 1812
Role
Artist
Accession Number
P.47.46
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Mercury seated on shore with back to rocks; primitive lyre in lap; cupid behind holding broken string; winged figure ar right carrying flaming torch