Calisto and Jupiter lovely kissing scene 1808 Ovid mythology antique engravingBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
CALISTO trompee par JUPITER
(Ovid - Les Metamorphoses - Metamorphoses)
Issued 1808, Paris by Desray.
Printed by Crapelet.
Fine original antique engraving, printed on quality paper which retains its inherent structural flexibility and soundness.
Lovely engraved image depicting this key scene of classical Greek mythology.
In Very Good or better condition [note: we grade very conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws].
The printed area remains pleasing, a nice impression of an interesting image that would look great framed.
Sheet measures c. 5 1/4" W x 8" H.
Engraved area measures c. 3 1/4" W x 5" H.