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Venus et Adonis: 23.I.8-25

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Venus et Adonis
Landscape with Venus and Adonis
Landscapes with scenes from Ovid's Metamorphoses


Printmaker: Unknown
Publisher: Galle, Joannes



Acquisition and important dates

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


16th century
Production date: AD 1574


With title and number 7 lower left

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 23.I.8-25
Primary reference Number: 196082
New Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): R17 (Philips Galle)
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Created: Friday 12 April 2013 Updated: Tuesday 3 September 2019 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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