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The education of Cupid by Mercury and Venus: 31.K.12-304

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Current Location: In storage


The education of Cupid by Mercury and Venus


Printmaker: Jode, Arnold de
Draughtsman: Cooper, Samuel (After)
Painter: Correggio (Antonio Allegri) (After)



Acquisition and important dates

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


17th Century
Production date: AD 1667


Counterproof of the plate before the lettering "Cooper Ex" in the margin.

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: 31.K.12-304
Primary reference Number: 179136
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): 4 counterproof
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 20 January 2012 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

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

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