HAMILTON, Hugh Douglas
(b. ca. 1740, Dublin, d. 1808, Dublin)
Cupid and Psyche in the Nuptial Bower1792-93
Oil on canvas, 198 x 151 cm
National Gallery of Ireland, Dublin
During his stay in Italy Hamilton's style became more rigorously Neo-Classical; his subject matter extended to history painting and he began to experiment more frequently in oil paint.