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ca. 1516
16th century
265 x 175 mm (10.4 x 6.9 in.)

Marco Dente (aka Marco da Ravenna), Italian, (ca. 1486–1527)
After Raphael, Italian, (1483–1520)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Engraving on laid paper
State: First of two states
Print impression quality: Good
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: Émile Galichon (Lugt 1058); Count O. de Behague (Lugt 2004); H. Freiherr von und zu Aufsess (Lugt 2749); Karl Ewald Hasse (Lugt 860)
Bibliography: Bartsch 323 i/ii (vol. 14, p. 243); Johann David Passavant 31 (vol. 6, p. 69); Illustrated Bartsch 323 (vol. 26, p. 15); Shoemaker 62.
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1940
Accession Number: 1940.D1.69

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This object has the following keywords:
  • mythology
  • nudes - Representations of unclothed human figures. [February 1998 related term added, "nudity"; alternate descriptor changed, was "nude". September 1990 descriptor added.]
  • Venus

  • plate Dimensions: 265 x 175 mm (10.4 x 6.9 in.)

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