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Drawing, Cupid Visiting Psyche

This is a Drawing. It is dated late 16th century and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is brush and wash, pen and brown ink on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Various Donors. It is credited Museum purchase through gift of various donors.

Its dimensions are

15.4 x 11.6 cm (6 1/16 x 4 9/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Cupid Visiting Psyche; Previously owned by Giovanni Piancastelli (Italian, 1845–1926); Italy; brush and wash, pen and brown ink on paper; 15.4 x 11.6 cm (6 1/16 x 4 9/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-3

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