Wallpaper showing Psyche Presenting Venus with a Vase of Water from the Fountain of Youth
From the "Psyche" series

Original 1815 edition issued by the Joseph Dufour et Cie, Mâcon, France, 1797 - 1835. Designed by Merry-Joseph Blondel, French, 1781 - 1853, and Louis Lafitte, French, 1770 - 1828. After 1872, printed by Desfossé and Karth, Paris, 1863 - ?.

Geography:
Made in Paris, France, Europe

Date:
1815

Medium:
Block-printed paper

Dimensions:
6 feet 2 inches x 5 feet 4 1/2 inches (188 x 163.8 cm)

Curatorial Department:
European Decorative Arts and Sculpture

* Gallery 291, European Art 1500-1850, second floor

Accession Number:
1949-4-2

Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Charles Francis Griffith, 1949

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