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Psyche's reception by the Gods

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Psyche's reception by the Gods


Ricketts, Charles de Sousy (painter) [ULAN info: British artist, 1866-1931]




folding fan


Paper leaf, painted and backed with parchment mounted on mother-of-pearl sticks and guards. On the front, Psyche's reception by the Gods

Production Notes

Leaf painted by Charles Ruketts for Miss Edith Emma Cooper (1862-1923)

Production Place

England (painter) (country)

English (painter) (nationality)

Technique Description

bodycolour heightened with gold


length: (guards): 22.3 cm
spread: (whole): 38.3 cm


early 20th century


circa 1901


bequeathed: Bradley, K.H., Miss 1914-12 (Filtered for: Applied Arts collection)

Painted by the artist for Miss Edith Emma Cooper (1862-1913), possibly for Christmas 1901; inherited by her aunt Miss Katharine Haris Bradley (1846-1914)

Bequeathed by Miss K.H. Bradley


  1. inscription
    Content: To M FIELD
    Interpretation: Michael Field

Other Notes

See 'Fan Collection'.

Accession Number

M.14-1914 (Applied Arts)
(Reference Number: 13264; Input Date: 2004-12-07 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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