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Dancing Dog
Dancing Dog
Artist:
Date:
15th–16th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Woodcut
Dimensions:
Image: 44 x 40 mm (1 3/4 x 1 9/16 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Accession Number:
1963.30.21451
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

In the background, a man rides astride a donkey, his arms in the air, and a child is held up to watch. In the foreground a dog dances on his hind legs to music provided by a man playing a pipe with a flared bell (shawm or duct flute, possibly a recorder).

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

No contemporaneous works available.