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The Rape of Europa: 24.I.2-3

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Current Location: In storage


The Rape of Europa


Printmaker: Cantarini, Simone



Acquisition and important dates

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


17th Century
Circa 1639 - Circa 1640


Counterproof of the first state of Cantarini's etching, Bartsch number 30.

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 24.I.2-3
Primary reference Number: 128711
Bartsch: 30 counterproof
Illustrated Bartsch: 30 counterproof
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 14 August 2014 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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

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