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Venus and Cupid Carried by Dolphins

About 1520–25
Marco Dente da Ravenna (Italian, about 1493–1527), After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, 1483–1520)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XIV.244.324, i/iii; Passavant 32

Dimensions

Sheet: 27.2 x 17.9 cm (10 11/16 x 7 1/16 in.)(trimmed on the platemark or with thread margins at the top and sides; c.1 mm margin at the bottom)

Accession Number

P1317

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

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Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower right-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund