Perseus and Andromeda

Laurent Cars, French, 1699 - 1771
after Francois Lemoyne, French, 1688 - 1737


18th century

Engraving on paper

Sheet: 15 1/16 × 10 15/16 in. (38.2 × 27.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Susan E. Hardy, Nancy R. Wilsker, Sarah A. Stahl, and John S. Stahl in memory of their parents Barbara J. and David G. Stahl, Class of 1947



Place Made: France, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, lower left, below image, in plate: Franc. le Moyne pinx.; inscribed, lower right, in plate: Laur. Cars sculp; inscribed, lower center, in plate: Sagaciter callido picturae amatori / Jacobo Du Pille / Grati animi pignus offerebat Franciscus le Moyne P.R.; inscribed, lower right edge, in plate,: A Paris chez. Laur. Cars ruë St. Jacques vis a vis le College du Plessis

Course History

ARTH 28.05, Art & Society in the Rococo, Kristin O'Rourke, Spring 2022


Collected by Barbara Jaffe Stahl (1930-2004) and David Gerald Stahl (1926-2013), Manchester, New Hampshire; bequeathed to their children Susan E. Hardy, Nancy R. Wilsker, Sarah A. Stahl and John S. Stahl, 2013; given to present collection, 2014.

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