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Venus, Two Other Goddesses, and Two Cupids

About 1560–64
Giorgio Ghisi (Italian, 1520–1582), After Francesco Primaticcio (Italian, active in France, 1504–1570)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 49; Boorsch and Lewis 31, i/iii; Bellini 43, i/iv

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.3 x 24.2 cm (7 5/8 x 9 1/2 in.)(rectangular; trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P1519

Medium or Technique

Engraving

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, lower left-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