Bouguereau Amore et Psiche, Le Ravissement de Psiche
I would feel the same.
An ornate 6 shot wheel-lock revolving musket decorated with gold, silver, ivory, and bone. Originates from Russia, 16th century, possibly restored or added onto in the 18th or 19th century.
Dress and robes designed by Norman Hartnell for the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, June 2, 1953
From the Royal Collection via the Telegraph
Passage & Shelter
New paintings for Archimedes Gallery
Limited edition prints available online here