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Venus Regarding Cupid, Who is Cutting a Bow, from the series Scherzi d'Amore (The Sport of Love)
Venus Regarding Cupid, Who is Cutting a Bow, from the series Scherzi d'Amore (The Sport of Love)
Date:
1617
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
15.2 x 9.5 cm (image)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1987.1.165
Acquisition Date:
1987-12-31
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

Venus, seated modestly beneath a tree, holds the strap of Cupid's quiver and watches him as he, his back to her, carves his bow.