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Five Cupids

About 1580–90
Paolo Farinati (Italian, 1524–1606)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 10; Albricci 10, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.1 x 37.9 cm (9 1/2 x 14 15/16 in.)(trimmed on or slightly within the platemark)

Accession Number

P13752

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, upper left, in pen and black ink, the mark of William Sharp, Manchester (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 2650); verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower right-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

William Sharp, Manchester (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 2650); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund