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Galatea Escaping Polyphemus, from the series Ancient Bas-Reliefs
Galatea Escaping Polyphemus, from the series Ancient Bas-Reliefs
Date:
early 16th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
11.1 x 17.7 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.3142
Acquisition Date:
1955-02-04
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Galatea riding away on the sea attended by Cupid, as the giant Polyphemus waits seated on a rock.

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