Ancient World, Mythology, Frescos, Hercules
No title. - Heracles / Hercules at the crossroads also named Choice of Hercules. Parabl
Young Hercules is offered a choice between vice and virtue - a life of pleasure or of hardship and honor
Hand-colored copper etching.
Published in "Le Antichità di Ercolano Esposte"
Haples (Napoli, Neapel), 1757-1792 (in eight volumes)
Original antique print
The image is hand-colored with gouache and surrounded by velvety black reaching to the edge of the paper.
Very good condition.
Image: 23 x 23 cm (ca. 9 x 9")