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Venus Presenting the Cestus to Juno

1784
Francesco Bartolozzi (Italian, worked in Italy, England, and Portugal, 1728–1815), After Giovanni Battista Cipriani (Italian (Florentine), 1727–1785, active in London), Published by Torre & Co. (English, active 1760-1799)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Calabi 0496, iv/iv; Tuer 1603

Dimensions

Sheet: 17.7 x 18.2 cm (6 15/16 x 7 3/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

38.1422

Medium or Technique

Etching and stipple engraving, printed in red ink

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

Nathaniel T. Kidder, Boston; his bequest to the MFA October 13, 1938

Credit Line

Bequest of Nathaniel T. Kidder