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The Infant Hercules (c.1785-1789)

Reynolds, Joshua (1723-1792) The Infant Hercules c.1785–1789 Oil on millboard, 25.5 × 21 cm Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton This is believed to be a preparatory sketch for a history painting commissioned by Catherine the Great, with the subject left to…

1785

Rulers: • Catherine the Great, Empress of Russia (1762-1796) Art: • Goya, Francisco (1746-1828): Autorretrato ante su caballete (c.1785) • Reynolds, Joshua (1723-1792): Portrait of Lord Donounghmore (1780-90) • Reynolds, Joshua (1723-1792): The Infant Hercules (c.1785-89)