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Dance of Cupids

Marks

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

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

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