Nicolas de Son

Garden scene with courting couples  Paris, 1615 Engraving Paper: 187 x 269 mm; mount: 405 x 556 mm The etching reproduces a design by the German artist Johan Liss, who worked in Italy between 1621 and 1630. the garden is a reflection of Arcadia, an idealised rural retreat popularised in 16th-century Italian poetry. Two couples … Read more