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Mars and Cupid

1563–65
Adamo Scultori (Italian, about 1530–1587), After Giulio Romano (Italian, 1499?–1546)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 25; Bellini 19, indeterminate state (Bellini simply describes his second state as having "various retouchings")

Dimensions

Sheet: 14.4 x 20.5 cm (5 11/16 x 8 1/16 in.)(trimmed on the platemark)

Accession Number

B1644

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, lower 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 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock