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12 FRAMED ALLEGORICAL AQUATINTS AFTER RAFAEL, C. 1806
"THE SIX HOURS OF THE DAY AND THE SIX HOURS OF THE NIGHT"

The Sixth Hour Of The Night
‘Ora Sesta Di Notte’

A wingless figure carrying a swan with the planet Mercury in the background, suggests Psyche ascending to their eternal home and personifies the promise of a new day.

HEIGHT: 73 cm (28¾")
WIDTH: 52 cm (20½")



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