Requires Photography

Mars, Venus, and Cupid

1508
Possibly after Andrea Mantegna (Italian (Paduan, active in Mantua), about 1431–1506)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XIV.257.345, ii/ii; Passavant 136

Dimensions

Sheet: 30.1 x 21.2 cm (11 7/8 x 8 3/8 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

M5864

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso of backing sheet, upper center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

George Washington Wales, Boston (1815-1896); his gift to the MFA April 15, 1882

Credit Line

Gift of George Washington Wales