caption

Gerard van der Gucht, Hercules wrestling the Cretan bull

Photo courtesy of Tom St Aubyn (All rights reserved)

Details

Country House
Petworth House
Title(s)
Hercules wrestling the Cretan bull
Date
c.1725–32
Medium and support
Etching and engraving
Artist
Gerard van der Gucht
Catalogue Number
PT130

Description

From The Twelve Labours of Hercules. Published in London

Related catalogue items from Petworth House

  • Castle Howard Petworth House

    Statue of Septimus Severus

    Robert van Audenaerde, 1704

  • Castle Howard Petworth House

    ‘Ragotin trouve des Bohêmiens dans sa maison de Campagne’

    after Jean-Baptiste Pater, c.1730/35

  • Castle Howard Petworth House

    'La Vessie'

    Jacques-Philippe Le Bas, after David Teniers the Younger, c.1750