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Three Putti Playing With an Ostrich, from a tapestry design by Raphael (or Giovanni da Udine)
Three Putti Playing With an Ostrich, from a tapestry design by Raphael (or Giovanni da Udine)
Date:
16th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
21.2 x 28.8 cm (image)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.2864
Acquisition Date:
1953-02-15
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

An ostrich standing in front of a swag of fruit and flowers is tormented by two putti and a child who plucks its feathers for a crown.