Requires Photography

Venus

1568
Master ASG (German, 16th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch, vol. IX, p. 515, no. 1

Dimensions

Sheet: 9.7 x 7.5 cm (3 13/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

P841

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed and dated in plate, upper right: ASG [monogram]/1568

Markings

Verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 841.; in graphite: IX.1515 No. 1; 7.6

Provenance

Henry Foster Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896), New York; November, 1897, purchased by the MFA through the Harvey D. Parker Fund.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund