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Venus Wounded by Cupid's Dart, after the design by Raphael for the Stufetta of Cardinal Bibbiena, Vatican Palace, Vatican City
Venus Wounded by Cupid's Dart, after the design by Raphael for the Stufetta of Cardinal Bibbiena, Vatican Palace, Vatican City
Date:
1516
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
17.6 x 13.1 cm (image)
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Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance:
LR verso: J. Cantacuzene (not in Lugt);
Ganymede Graphics 1977;
LL verso: M.S. Sopher (cat. 16);
*There are other states unrecorded by Bartsch, with the addresses of Horatio Pacifico and Salamanca, that precede B. state iii;

Accession Number:
1985.1.449
Acquisition Date:
1985-01-01
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

Venus, her face betraying sadness, leans on Cupid who holds the offending arrow, as she massages the wound above her breast.