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Venus Reclining on a Dolphin

About 1515–20
Agostino Veneziano (Italian, about 1490–after 1536), After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, 1483–1520)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XIV.192.239 [second state, with "Ant. Sala. exc." bottom center]; Passavant 47

Dimensions

Sheet: 17 x 25.6 cm (6 11/16 x 10 1/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

B3591

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, lower left, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock