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Mars, Venus and Cupid

about 1637–39
Simone Cantarini (Italian (active in Pesaro and Bologna), 1612–1648), After Paolo Veronese (Paolo Caliari) (Italian (Venetian), 1528–1588)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 32; Illustrated Bartsch 32; Bellini 9, i/ii (the inscription "PCI" has been abraded out of this impression)

Dimensions

Sheet: 27 x 20.4 cm (10 5/8 x 8 1/16 in.) Platemark: 26.2 x 19.9 cm (10 5/16 x 7 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

M1915

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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

Provenance

George Washington Wales, Boston (d. 1896); his gift to the MFA April 15, 1882

Credit Line

Gift of George Washington Wales