Lorenzo Lotto

Venus and Cupid

Lorenzo Lotto - Venus and Cupid

Lorenzo Lotto
Venus and Cupid
c. 1513-22
92.4 x 111.4 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed lower right, on tree trunk: Laurento. Loto
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Purchase, Mrs. Charles Wrightsman Gift, in honor of Marietta Tree, 1986


Collection catalogues
Everett Fahy (ed.), The Wrightsman pictures, New York; New Haven, 2005, nr. 2

Andreas Prater, Venus at her mirror, Munich; Berlin; London; New York, 2002, p. 32
Pierre Rosenberg, Only in America, Milano, 2006, pp. 56-57


?Granet collection, Paris, in 1912
private collection, Switzerland, until 1986
with Adrian Ward-Jackson, New York, 1986, sold to MMA

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 1986.138

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