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Cupid and Psyche: 37.1-70

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Current Location: In storage

Titles

Cupid and Psyche

Maker(s)

Ghisi, Giorgio (Printmaker)
After Giulio Romano (Giulio Pippi) (Painter)

Notes

History note: From the collection of Martin Folkes (Lugt 1034)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1816) by Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount

Dating

16th century
Circa 1573 CE - Circa 1574 CE

School or Style

Italian

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper ( Watermark: anchor in a circle surmounted by a six-pointed star)

Techniques used in production

Engraving

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 37.1-70
Primary reference Number: 127891
Bartsch: 45
Illustrated Bartsch: 45 (403)
Lugt: 1034
Lewis: 50 I/IV
Old location number: 37.1.47b
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 1 October 2019 Last processed: Monday 29 March 2021

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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