Angelica Kauffmann (1741—1807). Oil on canvas. 102 × 127.5 cm. In the centre, on the plinth of a column, signature and date — Angelica Kauffmann pinx. 1790 Inv. No. ÃÝ 5350.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum
Receipt: 1925, from the Palace-Museum of princes Yusupovs, Leningrad. The picture is painted under N.B. Jusupov’s order, originally it was contained in the palace on Fontanka, Saint Petersburg; after 1810 it was transported to the manor Arkhangelskoe near Moscow; in 1831 it was sent to the Moscow house; since 1837 — in the palace on Moika, Saint Petersburg; in 1919—1924 — in the Palace-Museum of the Yusupovs.
Keywords: Venus is persuading Helen to love Paris Angelica Kauffmann Oil on canvas signature and date Angelica Kauffmann pinx 1790 Helen of Troy beautiful the Trojan War Aphrodite Venus Afrodite Venere Eros Amor Cupid bow arrows pigeon dove sandal sandals Inv No ÃÝ 5350