"Early 18th Century French School, The Chariot Of Venus, Mythological Painting : 81 X 65cm Oil On Canvas"early 18th century French school, representing a mythological scene : the chariot of Venus pulled by doves in presence of Cupidons. The scene takes place in a Mediterranean landscape, our painting is probably an Avignonese school. Oil on canvas from the Regence period, circa 1720-1730 in its beautiful frame (carved oak gilded with gold leaf).
Beautiful composition very neat (fine and expressive faces, birds, details of the chariot), cheerful with light and fresh colors.
Large format very decorative and evocative of the subtle delicatness of the 18th century.
painting cleaned and in excellent condition, 18th century frame restored and gilded with gold leaf in the 19th century in very good condition also with small restorations.
Frame Dimensions : 100cm x 84,5cm
Canvas Dimensions : 81cm x 65cm