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Venus reclining on a bed in Vulcan's forge: 23.I.4-101

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Current Location: In storage


Venus reclining on a bed in Vulcan's forge


Printmaker: Unknown
Printmaker: Po, Pietro del (After)
Printmaker: Carracci, Annibale (Formerly attributed)



Acquisition and important dates

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

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 23.I.4-101
Primary reference Number: 307066
Bartsch: 32 copy
Illustrated Bartsch: 32 (256) copy
Illustrated Bartsch Commentary: 4510.032 C1
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Created: Thursday 14 October 2021 Updated: Thursday 14 October 2021 Last processed: Thursday 14 October 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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