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Ox Hunt, from the series Venationis, piscationis, et aucupii typi (Hunting, Fishing and Fowling Scenes)
Ox Hunt, from the series Venationis, piscationis, et aucupii typi (Hunting, Fishing and Fowling Scenes)
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1582
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Not on display
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Engraving
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21.3 x 7.7 cm (image)
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Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.15009
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
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Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

A group of men, some on foot, some on horseback, and dogs, surround and attack an aurochs, at the centre of a wooded landscape; the animal has an arrow stuck in its back, and its heels are nipped at by some of the dogs