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1938 Photogravure Cima Conegliano Endymion Selene Mythology Renaissance XAF4

1938 Photogravure Cima Conegliano Endymion Selene Mythology Renaissance XAF4

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This is an original 1938 black and white photogravure of a painting by Italian Renaissance artist Cima da Conegliano which depicts the sleeping Endymion being watched by a half-moon, symbol of the Titan Goddess Selene who was completely in love with him. Legend has it that they had a grand total of fifty daughters, which were collectively referred to as the Menae and made goddesses of the lunar months.

CONDITION

This 73+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects.No surface rub.No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Photogravure; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
  • Dimensions: Approximately 7.5 x 7.75 inches; 19 x 20 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: legend, tale, myth, romance, lover, costume, rabbit, woods

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