Requires Photography

Venus and Cupid

About 1505–25
Marcantonio Raimondi (Italian, 1480–1527/34), After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, 1483–1520)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XIV.234.311; Passavant 142

Dimensions

Sheet: 22.7 x 10.5 cm (8 15/16 x 4 1/8 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P1146

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, bottom center, stamped in black ink, the mark of Alcide Donnadieu, London (c.1791-1861)(Lugt 724); verso, lower center, in pen and brown ink, the mark of Alcide Donnadieu (Lugt 2666); verso, lower left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower left, stamped in violet ink (faded), the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Alcide Donnadieu, London (c.1791-1861)(Lugt 724, 2666); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund