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Venus Wounded by a Rose Thorn

About 1520–25
Marco Dente da Ravenna (about 1493–1527), After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, 1483–1520)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XIV.241.321, i/iii; Passavant 30

Dimensions

Sheet: 26.5 x 17.3 cm (10 7/16 x 6 13/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

M1909

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

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Markings

Verso of backing sheet, center, stamped in blue ink, the mark of the MFA Wales Collection (Lugt 2544)

Provenance

George Washington Wales, Boston (1815-1896); his gift to the MFA April 15, 1882

Credit Line

Gift of George Washington Wales