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Venus

Inscription

in plate, upper center: 5; in scroll: VENVS; in lower margin: VOLVPTVM PARENS

Signed

lower left: HSB [monogram]

Marks

verso, MFA Babcock Bequest stamp in purple, with accession number in ink: 444

Provenance

1900, bequest of William P. Babock (1826-1899, Boston) to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Catalogue Raisonné

B.VIII.230 5

Accession Number

B444

Medium or Technique

Engraving

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