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Elephant Hunt, from the series Venationis, piscationis, et aucupii typi (Hunting, Fishing and Fowling Scenes)
Elephant Hunt, from the series Venationis, piscationis, et aucupii typi (Hunting, Fishing and Fowling Scenes)
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Date:
1582
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Not on display
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Engraving
Dimensions:
7.5 x 21.9 cm (image)
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Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.15008
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
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Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

A group of men on horseback wearing turbans hunting elephants; at centre, an elephant on its hind legs is jabbed with spears; in the background, right, several elephants group together in a palm grove