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Cupid
Cupid
Artist:
Date:
16th–17th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Red Chalk, Drawn And Washed, Under Pen And Brown Ink
Dimensions:
Sheet: 137 x 127 mm (5 3/8 x 5 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Joseph Green Cogswell; Mortimer Leo Schiff; Moore S. Achenbach;
Cogswell no. 20, Hellman no. 102 as (George S. Hellman, Original Drawings by the Old Masters: The Collection formed by Joseph Green Cogswell, 1786-1871, New York: privately published, 1915).

Accession Number:
1963.24.365
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

As seen from behind, the God Cupid prepares an arrow for his bow.

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