Prints and Drawings
Artist: Unknown

Venus and Cupid with Putti

17th century

Pen and black ink and red wash over drawing in red chalk heightened with white (oxidized) on light red paper

Sheet: 22.7 x 31.8 cm (8 15/16 x 12 1/2 in.)
Egmont Collection, Yale Library Transfer
1961.61.55
Culture: 
Italian or French
Period: 
17th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Drawings and Watercolors
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

John Percival, first Earl of Egmont (1683-1748);
John T. Graves; Robert Hoe (sale New York, Ander-
son Auction Company, April 15-19, 1912, Library
of Robert Hoe, Part III, A-K, no. 949); Yale
University Library (anonymous donor, 1957)

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