Muddle-headed Kay (mhw) wrote,
Muddle-headed Kay

This journal has been placed in memorial status. New entries cannot be posted to it.

Painting ID help needed

I can only just visualise this, and it's a long time since I saw it, but... if anyone recognises it, or can at least make a plausible guess, I'd be so very grateful.

It's an Eros-and-Psyche pairing. Not modern in style, I'm sure. It's very dark except in the centre where the figures are; the only light comes I think from the oil lamp in Eros' uplifted arm. I remember thinking his wings were rather larger than usual. The lamp oil is just about to drip onto Psyche's exposed breast.

Any guesses?

  • Catchup...

    I should have posted this earlier, but, what with one thing and another, this has been quite a busy week. If you weren't at Warwick Arts Centre last…

  • There's nothing quite so much fun as wonky hearing.

    It was only yesterday that I discovered that the lyrics to Enigma's Mea Culpa part II don't in fact contain the words "Branle-moi; je suis sur…

  • Portico Quartet

    This is mostly a heads-up to people in and around Coventry, but the Portico Quartet are playing at Warwick Arts Centre on 20 th March at 8pm.…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic
    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 1 comment