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Venus and the Rose

Artist:
Master I. C. (probably Jean Court or Jean de Court) (working in the second half of the sixteenth century)
Date:
probably late 16th century
Culture:
French, Limoges
Medium:
Painted enamel on copper, partly gilt; silver gilt; glass
Dimensions:
3 3/8 × 2 1/2 in. (8.6 × 6.4 cm)
Classification:
Enamels
Credit Line:
The Friedsam Collection, Bequest of Michael Friedsam, 1931
Accession Number:
32.100.262
Not on view
Signature: In gilt, below the figure of Cupid: I. C.
Charles Mannheim (until 1898) ; J. Pierpont Morgan , London and New York (by 1907) ; Michael Friedsam (until 1931; bequeathed to MMA)
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