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Venus and Cupid riding two sea monsters, Cupid raises an arrow in his right hand, two heads representing wind in the clouds above

Artist:
Marco Dente (Italian, Ravenna, active by 1515–died 1527 Rome)
Artist:
After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, Urbino 1483–1520 Rome)
Publisher:
Antonio Salamanca (Salamanca 1478–1562 Rome)
Date:
ca. 1515–27
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet (Trimmed): 10 7/16 × 6 13/16 in. (26.5 × 17.3 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1953
Accession Number:
53.601.41R
Not on view
Verso is not visible as print is laid to another sheet of paper.
Inscription: Lettered at lower left: '.SR.' and at lower right 'Ant. Sal. exc.'
Duke of Northumberland; Princes of Liechtenstein, Vaduz and Vienna; Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
B.XIV.244.324; Imolesi Pozzi 10
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803, cat. no. XIV.244.324, p. 244.

Grazia Bernini Pezzini, Stefania Massari, Simonetta Prosperi Valenti Rodinò Raphael Invenit: stampe da Raffaello nelle collezioni dell'Istituto Nazionale per la Grafica Exh. cat. Rome, Istituto Nazionale per la Grafica. Quasar , Rome, Rome, 1985, cat. no. Stufetta II.1, p. 61, ill.

Antonella Imolesi Pozzi Marco Dente Un incisore ravennate nel segno di Raffaello. Le stampe delle Raccolte Piancastelli. Ravenna, 2008, cat. no. 10, pp. 71-72.



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