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Cupid Holding a Hammer and Tongs

about 1666-1672
Gérard Audran (French, 1640–1703), After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, 1483–1520)


Catalogue Raisonné

From IFF (17th) 113-126; Robert-Dumesnil 117; from Meyer 71; from Le Blanc 164-177

Dimensions

Sheet: 23 x 30 cm (9 1/16 x 11 13/16 in.) Platemark: 21.9 x 29.1 cm (8 5/8 x 11 7/16 in.)(triangular, with two curved sides)

Accession Number

B306

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, right center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, right center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA June 12, 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock