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A selection of portraits and images that depict or allude to stories or characters from popular folklore, legend and myth. See also: 'Angels, fairies and cherubs' (Theme) and 'Nudes and naked figures' (Genre).

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Miss Morris ('Hope Nursing Love'), by Henry Bone, after  Sir Joshua Reynolds - NPG D17387

Miss Morris ('Hope Nursing Love')

by Henry Bone, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
pencil drawing squared in ink for transfer, 1808 (1769)
NPG D17387

'Clytie', by Henry Bone, possibly after  Annibale Carracci - NPG D17400

'Clytie'

by Henry Bone, possibly after Annibale Carracci
pencil drawing squared in ink for transfer, 1809
NPG D17400

Susannah and the Elders, by Henry Bone, after  Guido Reni - NPG D17402

Susannah and the Elders

by Henry Bone, after Guido Reni
pencil drawing squared in ink for transfer, June 1809 (1620-1625)
NPG D17402

Danaë, by Henry Bone, after  Titian - NPG D17456

Danaë

by Henry Bone, after Titian
pencil drawing squared in ink for transfer, 1810
NPG D17456

William Waldegrave, 1st Baron Radstock, by Charles Wilkin, published by  T. Cadell & W. Davies, after  Francis William Wilkin - NPG D39163

William Waldegrave, 1st Baron Radstock

by Charles Wilkin, published by T. Cadell & W. Davies, after Francis William Wilkin
stipple engraving, published 16 February 1810
NPG D39163

William Waldegrave, 1st Baron Radstock, by Charles Wilkin, published by  T. Cadell & W. Davies, after  Francis William Wilkin - NPG D39164

William Waldegrave, 1st Baron Radstock

by Charles Wilkin, published by T. Cadell & W. Davies, after Francis William Wilkin
stipple engraving, published 16 February 1810
NPG D39164

St Cecilia, by Henry Bone, after  Pietro da Cortona - NPG D17419

St Cecilia

by Henry Bone, after Pietro da Cortona
pencil drawing squared in ink for transfer, June 1811
NPG D17419

Toilet of Venus, by Henry Bone, possibly after  Titian - NPG D17444

Toilet of Venus

by Henry Bone, possibly after Titian
pencil drawing squared in ink for transfer, August 1811
NPG D17444

Nymph and Cupid, by Henry Bone - NPG D17480

Nymph and Cupid

by Henry Bone
pencil, pen and ink, July 1811
NPG D17480

Danaë, by Henry Bone, after  Titian - NPG D17406

Danaë

by Henry Bone, after Titian
pencil drawing squared in ink for transfer, September 1812
NPG D17406

David watching Bathsheba, by Henry Bone, possibly after  Nicolas Poussin - NPG D17447

David watching Bathsheba

by Henry Bone, possibly after Nicolas Poussin
pencil drawing squared in ink for transfer, August 1812
NPG D17447

'The Horrors of War' (called Mars and Venus), by Henry Bone, after  Sir Peter Paul Rubens - NPG D17431

'The Horrors of War' (called Mars and Venus)

by Henry Bone, after Sir Peter Paul Rubens
pencil drawing squared in ink for transfer, January 1813 (after 1638)
NPG D17431

Jupiter and Io, by Henry Bone, after  Antonio Allegri da Correggio - NPG D17490

Jupiter and Io

by Henry Bone, after Antonio Allegri da Correggio
pencil drawing squared in ink for transfer, August 1813 (circa 1530)
NPG D17490

Venus and Cupid, by Henry Bone, after  Paolo Veronese - NPG D17503

Venus and Cupid

by Henry Bone, after Paolo Veronese
pencil drawing squared in ink for transfer, circa 1819
NPG D17503

'A Bacchanalian Revel before a Term', by Henry Bone, after  Nicolas Poussin - NPG D17506

'A Bacchanalian Revel before a Term'

by Henry Bone, after Nicolas Poussin
pencil drawing squared in ink for transfer, August 1819 (1632-1633)
NPG D17506

Diana and Actaeon, by Henry Bone, after  Titian - NPG D17509

Diana and Actaeon

by Henry Bone, after Titian
pencil drawing squared in ink for transfer, September 1821 (1556-1559)
NPG D17509

George and the Dragon, by Henry Heath, published by  John Fairburn - NPG D46032

George and the Dragon

by Henry Heath, published by John Fairburn
hand-coloured etching, published 29 April 1827
NPG D46032

The Tricoloured Witches, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Charles Etienne Pierre Motte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41068

The Tricoloured Witches

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Charles Etienne Pierre Motte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 6 June 1831
NPG D41068

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'"A Tale of a Tub" and the Moral of the Tail!'

by John ('HB') Doyle, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 13 June 1831
NPG D41069

Diana and Callisto, by Henry Bone, after  Titian - NPG D17512

Diana and Callisto

by Henry Bone, after Titian
pencil drawing squared in ink for transfer, before 1832 (1556-1559)
NPG D17512