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Venus Wounded by a Rose Thorn

Marks

Verso, bottom left, stamped in purple ink, an indistinct collector's mark; verso, right center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

T. Jefferson Coolidge, Boston; by descent to Amory Coolidge, Boston: his gift to the MFA December 9, 1943

Credit Line

Gift of Amory Coolidge

About 1520–25

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XIV.241.321, ii/iii; Passavant 30

Accession Number

43.1383

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