Venus Embracing Adonis

about 1570
Giorgio Ghisi (Italian, 1520–1582), After Teodoro Ghisi (Italian, 1536–1601)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 042; Boorsch, Lewis & Lewis 42 second state of seven B. XV. 402 42

Dimensions

Platemark: 32 x 22.5 cm (12 5/8 x 8 7/8 in.) Sheet: 32.7 x 23 cm (12 7/8 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

B1667

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, his bequest to MFA, 12 June 1900.

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock