A German Alabaster Oval Relief Plaque

9695 A German alabaster oval relief plaque, Sleeping Venus surprised by a Satyr, Venus lying in the foreground on a grassy bank with Cupid watching to one side, the satyr rising up over her beneath the trees, with buildings and a mountainous landscape in the background, within a narrow, laurel border.

 

German

1680-1700

 

Width; 15.75 cms

Height; 14 cms                                                                  £1,800