Mobile menu
Welcome back to the royal residences. Find out more about our measures to keep you safe.

Fan depicting 'Diana with nymphs at play' c. 1700

RCIN 25383

Your share link is...


As goddess of the hunt, Diana is identified by her bow and quiver, which she holds above her head. Attendant nymphs are shown firing arrows and unleashing the goddess’s hounds. The central scene of the fan leaf is based on a painting by Domenichino.

Presented by Queen Alexandra to Queen Mary, 1914