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Fisherman Catching a Sea Monster, after Giulio Romano's drawing for a fresco in the Sala dei Venti, Palazzo del Te, Mantua
Fisherman Catching a Sea Monster, after Giulio Romano's drawing for a fresco in the Sala dei Venti, Palazzo del Te, Mantua
Date:
ca. 1560–1570
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
20.6 x 31 cm (image)
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Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.3274
Acquisition Date:
1955-02-04
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Fishermen in three large boats converge on a net weighted with the body of a huge marine creature, which they are attempting to drag from the waves.