Requires Photography

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, ii/iii; Passavant 30

Dimensions

Sheet: 26.8 x 17.6 cm (10 9/16 x 6 15/16 in.) Platemark: 26.6 x 17.4 cm (10 1/2 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.1383

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in purple ink, an indistinct collector's mark; verso, right center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

T. Jefferson Coolidge, Boston; by descent to Amory Coolidge, Boston: his gift to the MFA December 9, 1943

Credit Line

Gift of Amory Coolidge