A mythological representation in oil and in excellent condition. Jugendstil or Art Nouveau estimated 1902-03. Princess Leda being seduced by almighty Zeus, in the clever disguise of a swan. An exquisitely erotic scene interpreted many times over in the history of Art. This striking interpretation is particularily pastoral and sweet. Set in an elegant period frame with normal wear. Size is 61.2 x 77.8 cm (24 x 30.6 inches); with the frame: 70 x 87 cm (27.5 x 34.2 inches). Signed lower right.