Artist Valentine Green, English, 1739-1813
Artist after George Willison, English, 1741-1797
  • Jupiter and Leda
Date ca. 1771
Medium Mezzotint printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Image: 23 5/8 × 15 1/8 inches (60 × 38.4 cm)
Sheet: 24 1/4 × 15 1/8 inches (61.6 × 38.4 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S557
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower left: G. Willison pinxt.
Inscribed, lower right: Val.. Green fecit.
Inscribed, lower center: JUPITER and LEDA. | London Printed for Robt. Sayer Map & Printseller No. 63 in Fleet Street, Published as the Act directs 1st. June 1771.
Paul Delaroche;
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)