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Venus Showing Aeneas and Achates the Twelve White Swans (a fragment of the Quos Ego)

About 1505–25


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XIV.264.352 (fragment); Passavant 138 (fragment)

Dimensions

Sheet: 8.4 x 7.7 cm (3 5/16 x 3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

B2482.3

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock