Requires Photography

Venus Introducing Cupid and Adonis to Diana

1654
Herman van Swanevelt (Netherlandish, about 1600–1655)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 103; Hollstein 20, i/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 25.9 x 34.1 cm (10 3/16 x 13 7/16 in.) Platemark: 25.4 x 33.2 cm (10 x 13 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

61.735

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

September 20, 1961, purchased from P. & D. Colnaghi & Co., London, by the MFA.

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard