Venus and Vulcan Seated on a Bed

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Venus and Vulcan Seated on a Bed

Italy, mid-1550s
Prints; engravings
Sheet: 12 × 8 7/8 in. (30.48 × 22.54 cm) Image: 11 1/8 × 8 1/8 in. (28.26 × 20.64 cm)
Mary Stansbury Ruiz Bequest (M.88.91.145)
Not currently on public view


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