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Venus Finding Mars Asleep

Artist:
Léon Davent (French, active 1540–56)
Artist:
After Luca Penni (Italian, Florence 1500/1504–1557 Paris)
Date:
ca. 1545
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed): 11 11/16 × 10 7/8 in. (29.7 × 27.6 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1949
Accession Number:
49.95.180
Not on view
Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
Herbet p. 352, no. 12; Zerner LD no. 72
Felix Herbet Les Graveurs de l'École de Fontainebleau. B. M. Israël, reprint. Amsterdam, 1896-1902 (reprint 1969), cat. no. 12, p. 352.

Henri Zerner The School of Fontainebleau, Etchings and Engravings. New York, 1969, cat. no. 72.



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