Venus Lamenting the Death of Adonis

1540s
Jean Mignon (French, active in 1535–1556 or 1557), After Luca Penni (Italian, 1500–1556)


Catalogue Raisonné

Zerner 53 Herbet 19

Dimensions

Sheet: 28 x 23.7 cm (11 x 9 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

63.987

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Provenance

Lucien Goldschmidt (born Brussels 1912, died New York 1992, catalogue 31, no. 47, cover ill.); from whom purchased by MFA, June 19, 1963.

Credit Line

George Peabody Gardner Fund