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The Toilette of Venus, François Boucher

The Toilette of Venus

François Boucher, 1751
Allegory of the Planets and Continents, Giovanni Battista Tiepolo

Allegory of the Planets and Continents

Giovanni Battista Tiepolo, 1752
Blind Man's Buff, Jean-Honoré Fragonard

Blind Man's Buff

Jean-Honoré Fragonard, 1750-1752
Inkpot and Desk Clock, François-Thomas Germain

Inkpot and Desk Clock

François-Thomas Germain, 1752
Analysis of Beauty: Plate 1, William Hogarth

Analysis of Beauty: Plate 1

William Hogarth, 1753
Analysis of Beauty: Plate 2, William Hogarth

Analysis of Beauty: Plate 2

William Hogarth, 1753
The Analysis of Beauty, William Hogarth

The infinite complexities of beauty in six principles

The Analysis of Beauty

William Hogarth, 1753
The Death of Hyacinth, Giovanni Battista Tiepolo

The Death of Hyacinth

Giovanni Battista Tiepolo, 1752-1753
The Pyramid of Caius Cestius, Giovanni Battista Piranesi

The Pyramid of Caius Cestius

Giovanni Battista Piranesi, 1755
Appian Way, Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Appian Way

Giovanni Battista Piranesi, 1756
Elevation and Plan of Theater of Marcellus, Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Elevation and Plan of Theater of Marcellus

Giovanni Battista Piranesi, 1756
Plan of a Tomb on the Appian Way in Vigna Buonamici, Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Plan of a Tomb on the Appian Way in Vigna Buonamici

Giovanni Battista Piranesi, 1756
Plan of Rome, from Le Antichità Romane, Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Plan of Rome, from Le Antichità Romane

Giovanni Battista Piranesi, 1756
The Goddess Aurora Triumphing Over Night, Jean-Honoré Fragonard

The Goddess Aurora Triumphing Over Night

Jean-Honoré Fragonard, 1755-1756
Coffeepot, François-Thomas Germain

Coffeepot

François-Thomas Germain, 1757
Dish, François-Thomas Germain

Dish

François-Thomas Germain, 1757-1758
Peacock Spreading Its Tail Feathers, Giuseppe Castiglione, 郎世寧

Peacock Spreading Its Tail Feathers

Giuseppe Castiglione, 郎世寧, 1758
The Qianlong Emperor in Ceremonial Armour, Giuseppe Castiglione, 郎世寧

The Qianlong Emperor in Ceremonial Armour

Giuseppe Castiglione, 郎世寧, 1758
Candlesticks, François-Thomas Germain

Candlesticks

François-Thomas Germain, 1757-1759
Jupiter in the Guise of Diana, and the Nymph Callisto, François Boucher

Jupiter in the Guise of Diana, and the Nymph Callisto

François Boucher, 1759
Sketch for the Adoration of the Magi, Giovanni Battista Tiepolo

Sketch for the Adoration of the Magi

Giovanni Battista Tiepolo, 1758-1759
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