Venus (from a series of the Seven Planets)

1531
Attributed to Barthel Beham (German, 1503–1540), Attributed to Hans Sebald Beham (German, 1500–1550), Attributed to Georg Pencz (German, about 1500–1550)


Catalogue Raisonné

Pauli 908; Hollstein 908

Dimensions

Block: 35.3 x 23.5 cm (13 7/8 x 9 1/4 in.) (trimmed to border line)

Accession Number

53.127

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

From the Liechtenstien Collection

Inscription

b.c.: Venus

Provenance

Princes of Liechtenstein Collection. Richard H. Zinser (dealer; b. about 1883 - d. 1983), Forest Hills, NY; February, 1953, purchased from Zinser by the MFA. (Accession Date: February 12, 1955)

Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund and Helen and Alice Colburn Fund