The Rape of Europa

Simone Cantarini (called Il Pesarese), Italian, 1612 - 1648
after Guido Reni, Italian, 1575 - 1642


about 1636-1640

Etching on laid paper

Plate: 8 7/8 × 12 3/8 in. (22.6 × 31.4 cm)

Sheet: 9 × 12 1/2 in. (22.8 × 31.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift in memory of Mrs. Harvey Fisk by her children



Place Made: Italy, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in plate, lower right: G. Renus in. et fec.; Watermark, center: [H?] [encircled]

Exhibition History

Baroque Prints from the Permanent Collection, Art 45, Lower Jewett Corridor, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 12-November 25, 1979.


Elizabeth Richmond Fisk (1885-1966) [Mrs. Harvey Edward Fisk], Woodstock, Vermont; to her children, Elizabeth Fisk Tyler (1912-1978), Margaretta Fisk Paine (1915-1952); Ursula Fisk Clough (1917-1989), and Anne Fisk Howe (1921-2001), 1966; given to present collection, 1974.

Catalogue Raisonne

Bartsch, XIX.141.30; Bellini 1980, no. 6

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