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Allegory of Sleep

Neptune and Amymone
Jupiter's Love for Juno is Rekindled when She Puts on Venus's Girdle

1546
Giulio di Antonio Bonasone (Italian, active 1539–1574)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 092; Massari 65; Illustrated Bartsch 92, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 20.2 x 27.4 cm (7 15/16 x 10 13/16 in.) Platemark: 18.3 x 25.7 cm (7 3/16 x 10 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1982.422

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

William H. Schab Master Prints and Drawings, Inc., New York; from whom purchased September 15, 1982

Credit Line

Stephen Bullard Memorial Fund