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A White Bird Telling Venus of Cupid's Illness

A work made of engraving in warm brown ink on cream laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of engraving in warm brown ink on cream laid paper.

Date:

1530/40

Artist:

Master of the Die (Italian, active c. 1530-1560)
after Michiel Coxcie I (Flemish, 1499-1592)
in turn, inspired by Raffaello Sanzio, called Raphael (Italian, 1483-1520)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Master of the Die

Title

A White Bird Telling Venus of Cupid's Illness

Place

Italy (Artist's nationality:)

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1530–1540

Medium

Engraving in warm brown ink on cream laid paper

Dimensions

Plate: 20 × 23.5 cm (7 7/8 × 9 5/16 in.); Sheet: 27 × 37 cm (10 11/16 × 14 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Stanley Field, Everett D. Graff, and John H. Wrenn Memorial Endowments

Reference Number

2001.493.16

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