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Venus standing in front of a chair: AD.1.18-1

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Venus standing in front of a chair


Printmaker: Davent, Léon
Draughtsman: Primaticcio, Francesco (After)
Publisher: Visscher, Claes Claesz I



Acquisition and important dates

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


16th Century
Circa 1545 CE - Circa 1547 CE


State II/II. With Visscher's mark

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Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: AD.1.18-1
Primary reference Number: 128263
Bartsch: 30
BN Inventaire (16thC): p.289
Zerner: 64
Illustrated Bartsch: 30 (317)
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 1 October 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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

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