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copy after the engraving by Agostino Carracci, Orpheus and Eurydice
copy after the engraving by Agostino Carracci, Orpheus and Eurydice
Date:
16th–17th century
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
Image: 148 x 104 mm (5 13/16 x 4 1/8 in.) No visible plate mar
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Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.37107
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Orpheus, wearing his laurel crown and with a violin on the rocks nearby, attempts to pull Eurydice from the flaming mouth of hell, but she looks back.