Venus and Cupids

early 16th century
Ugo da Carpi (Italian, active about 1502–1532), After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, 1483–1520)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.107.3

Dimensions

Sheet: 27.1 x 40.8 cm (10 11/16 x 16 1/16 in.)(trimmed around the oval image)

Accession Number

64.1092

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from three blocks in light tan and two shades of black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

lacking the next-to-lightest tone block

Markings

Verso, lower right, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen