Requires Photography

Dance of Cupids

early 16th–mid 16th century


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XIV.177.217, Copy C (a second state, in which the private parts of the three figures facing the viewer have been covered with fig leaves)(for the first state, see B2472); Passavant 167 (copy)

Dimensions

Sheet: 11.5 x 17 cm (4 1/2 x 6 11/16 in.)(trimmed on or slightly within the platemark)

Accession Number

P1113

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, bottom right, stamped in violet ink (faded), 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