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The story of Cupid and Psyche: the wedding feast of Cupid and Psyche, with Jupiter, Venus and other gods. Engraving by the Master of the Die, 15--, after M. Coxie, 153-.

  • Coxcie, Michel, 1499-1592
[between 1500 and 1599]
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About this work


[Rome] : [publisher not identified], [between 1500 and 1599]

Physical description

1 print : engraving ; platemark 19.7 x 23.7 cm


Fansi le nozze splendide, & reali... spargon l'Hora / Fioretti intorno di soave odore.


['Raphael invenit' state a].


Wellcome Collection 2952300i

References note

Adam Bartsch, Le peintre graveur, Vienna 1813, vol. XV, no. 69.31, p. 223
G.B. Pezzini, S. Massari, S.P. Valenti Rodinò, Raphael invenit, Roma: Edizioni Quasar, 1985, p. 256, no. 31a and p. 823

Creator/production credits

One in a series of prints after drawings attributed when first published to Raphael, but attributed by Vasari to Michiel Coxie. The engraving is attributed to the Master of the Die on the evidence of his monogram on the earliest state of two of the plates (nos. 6 and 9)

Lettering note

Bears numbers: 31 (shaded) and 31 (in clear)


The thirty-first in a series of prints of Cupid and Psyche



  • Italian

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