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Bacchus Meeting Ariadne on Naxos, after the painting by Titian for Alfonso, first Duke of Ferrara
Bacchus Meeting Ariadne on Naxos, after the painting by Titian for Alfonso, first Duke of Ferrara
Date:
ca. mid 17th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
31.8 x 39.6 cm (image)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance: Sotheby 2 May 1972 (part); M.S. Sopher;
Sheet laid down, trimmed within the plate mark, marked stains CL and LL, overall darkening of image,
inscription in bright blue ink on backing sheet LC: PODESTA B.6;

Accession Number:
1993.63.89
Acquisition Date:
1993-09-16
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

Bacchus, returning from his conquest of the Indies with a procession of attending satyrs, maidens, and putti, leaping off his chariot towards Ariadne on the beach