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Venus Chastising Cupid: P.16-2016

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Venus Chastising Cupid
The Lascivious Series


Printmaker: Carracci, Agostino



Legal notes

Given by David Scrase in memory of his twin brother, John, 2016

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2016) by Scrase, David E.


Circa 1590 - Circa 1595


Only state. Printed on vellum

School or Style


Components of the work

Support composed of vellum

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: P.16-2016
Primary reference Number: 280324
Bartsch: 135
Bohlin (Carracci): 182
Illustrated Bartsch: 135 (109)
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Audit data

Created: Wednesday 3 February 2021 Updated: Tuesday 31 January 2023 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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