Skip to main content

Venus, Two Goddesses, and Two Putti: 37.1-49

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Venus, Two Goddesses, and Two Putti
From a series of Four ceiling decorations


Printmaker: Ghisi, Giorgio
Painter: Primaticcio, Francesco (After)



Acquisition and important dates

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


Circa 1560 - Circa 1569


State I/III.

School or Style


Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: 37.1-49
Primary reference Number: 127894
Bartsch: 49
Illustrated Bartsch: 49 (404)
Lewis: 31
Old location number: 37.1.49b
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 10 May 2013 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "Venus, Two Goddesses, and Two Putti" Web page available at: Accessed: 2023-09-23 00:14:22

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url= |title=Venus, Two Goddesses, and Two Putti |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2023-09-23 00:14:22|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

More objects and works of art you might like


Accession Number: ANE.2c.1975

Study for the 'Mirror of Venus'

Accession Number: 2005.2

Copper lustre relief moulded jug

Accession Number: C.79-1997

Suggested products from Curating Cambridge

You might be interested in this...

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...