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Mars, Venus and Cupid

about 1637–39
Simone Cantarini (Italian (active in Pesaro and Bologna), 1612–1648)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 32; Illustrated Bartsch 32; Bellini 9, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 26.3 x 19.6 cm (10 3/8 x 7 11/16 in.)(trimmed on or within platemark)

Accession Number

B814

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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