François Boucher, Ruhendes Mädchen (1751, Wallraf-Richartz Museum)
via-appia: Dreaming Shepherdess, ca. 1763 François Boucher (1703–1770)
Is it love or is it art? Only François Boucher, that master of Rococo excess and dazzle, knew what his allegory of painting actually implied. It was meant to be matched with a companion painting, Cupids. Allegory of Poetry, for whic...
jbartsblog: Venus Consoling Love, Franc?ois Boucher, 1751. National Gallery of Art, Washington, US.