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Venus and the Rose: AD.1.18-55

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Current Location: In storage


Venus and the Rose


Printmaker: Osello, Gaspare
Printmaker: Ghisi, Giorgio (After)
Painter: Penni, Luca (After)
Publisher: Nelli, Niccolà



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Transferred (1876) by Cambridge University Library


16th century
Circa 1556 CE - Circa 1564 CE


State II/II, Copy 2 after Ghisi, in the same direction.

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Identification numbers

Accession number: AD.1.18-55
Primary reference Number: 127972
Bartsch: 40 copy
Illustrated Bartsch: 40 copy (400)
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 3 November 2022 Last processed: Thursday 3 November 2022

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

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