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Venus and Cupid (I)

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Inscription

Lower left: N. Diaz

Provenance

With de Peyrelongue, Paris. With Georges Petit, Paris, France. Ernest Wadsworth Longfellow (b. 1845 - d. 1921), Boston (purchased from Georges Petit?); 1923, bequeathed by Longfellow to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 1, 1923)

Credit Line

Bequest of Ernest Wadsworth Longfellow

about 1845–50

Dimensions

41.9 x 33.6 cm (16 1/2 x 13 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

23.478

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

Collections

Europe

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