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The Mocking of the Prisoners
The Mocking of the Prisoners
Date:
ca. 1540
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
43.9 x 56.4 cm (image)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.36710
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Men, women and children lean from the statue-filled colonnade of a building to gesticulate at a procession of captives with their wives, tormented by soldiers and mocking peasants.