Requires Photography

Venus Lamenting the Death of Adonis

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 106; Hollstein 23, i/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 26.2 x 33.7 cm (10 5/16 x 13 1/4 in.) Platemark: 25.6 x 33.1 cm (10 1/16 x 13 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

P8096

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, right center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund