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Venus and Vulcan Seated on a Bed and Three Putti

Artist:
Giorgio Ghisi (Italian, Mantua ca. 1520–1582 Mantua)
Artist:
After Perino del Vaga (Pietro Buonaccorsi) (Italian, Florence 1501–1547 Rome) ?
Date:
mid-1550s
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
plate: 11 1/4 x 8 1/8 in. (28.6 x 20.7 cm)
sheet: 11 11/16 x 8 1/2 in. (29.7 x 21.6 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1947
Accession Number:
47.100.1275
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered in a tablet at lower right with Ghisi's monogram 'GMAF'
Boorsch, Lewis and Lewis no.18.iii; Bellini 1979 p. 148; Bellini 1998 no. 13.iii; B.XV.399.35
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803.

Paolo Bellini "Incisioni di Giorgio Ghisi" Rassegna di studi e di notizie. 7, 1979.

Suzanne Boorsch, R. E. Lewis, Michal Lewis The Engravings of Giorgio Ghisi. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1985.

Paolo Bellini L'opera incisa di Giorgio Ghisi. Bassano del Grappa, 1998.

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