Venus and Cupid with Two Attendants

Antonio Abondio (Italian, 1538-1591)
Venus and Cupid with Two Attendants, 16th century

Bronze
2 13/16 x 4 9/16 inches (7.1 x 11.6 cm)
Gift of Dorothy Stites Alig, 2014.46

Provenance

unknown dates, Collection of Lord Elton

unknown dates, Collection of Mr. Surtees (by descent from Elton)

?-1901, Collection of Martha Stanard, Richmond, Virginia (gift from Surtees)

1901-?, Collection of Temple Brodley, Louisville, Kentucky (by descent from Stanard)

unknown dates, Collection of Ellen G. Stites (by descent from Brodley)

unknown dates, Collection of Edith Stites (by descent from Ellen Stites)

?-1993, James Stites (by descent from Edith Stites)

1993-2014, Collection of Dorothy Stites Alig, Indianapolis (by descent from James Stites)

2014, Gift of Dorothy Stites Alig to the Indiana University Art Museum

Remarks

Provenance research on this work is ongoing, and this record will be updated as more information becomes available.