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Venus and Cupid

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Signed

and dated on tablet hanging from tree, upper right: L/[winged serpent]/1506/C

Marks

watermark [not identified]; verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 18963 [Lugt 1870]; in graphite: 113

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); from whom purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

1506

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 113; Hollstein 105 (II)

Dimensions

Other (woodcut border): 28.1 x 19.9 cm (11 1/16 x 7 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

P18963

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

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