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Venus and Vulcan Surrounded by Cupids

1530
Agostino Veneziano (Italian, about 1490–after 1536), After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, 1483–1520)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 349, i/ii; Passavant VI, 56, 50

Dimensions

Sheet: 38.9 x 26.9 cm (15 5/16 x 10 9/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P1285

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom right, stamped in black ink, the mark of Sir Joshua Reynolds, London (1723-1792)(Lugt 2364); verso, bottom left, stamped in black ink, the mark of Henry Broadhurst, Dale Close, Mansfield (c.1800-c.1880(Lugt 1296); verso, bottom left, stamped in blue ink, the mark of Emile Galichon, Paris (1829-1875)(Lugt 1058); verso, bottom left, in pen and brown ink, the mark of Baron Charles Marochetti, Paris, London (1805-1867)(Lugt 392); verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Sir Joshua Reynolds, London (1723-1792)(Lugt 2364); Henry Broadhurst, Dale Close, Mansfield (c.1800-c.1880(Lugt 1296); Baron Charles Marochetti, Paris, London (1805-1867)(Lugt 392); Emile Galichon, Paris (1829-1875)(Lugt 1058); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund