Venus Discovering the Death of Adonis

Artist: Anonymous, Dutch, 17th century ?
Artist: Anonymous, German, 17th century ?
Date: 17th century
Medium: Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, white bodycolour, over a sketch in black chalk. Framing line in pen and brown ink
Dimensions: sheet: 4 7/8 x 7 1/2 in. (12.4 x 19 cm)
Classification: Drawings
Credit Line: Purchase, Alain and Marie-Christine van den Broek d'Obrenan Gift, 2009
Accession Number: 2009.136

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