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Prints and Drawings
Artist: Unknown

Venus and Cupid

16th Century

Pen and brown ink and red wash heightened with white (partly oxidized)

Sheet: 18.0 × 20.5 cm (7 1/16 × 8 1/16 in.)
Egmont Collection, Yale Library Transfer
1961.61.78
Geography: 
Made in Flanders
Culture: 
Italian or Flemish
Period: 
16th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Drawings and Watercolors
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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