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Aesacus Eperies mortem dolens ex scopulo se praecipitans abit in mergum (Aesacus and Hespia), pl.111 from the series Ovid’s Metamorphoses
Aesacus Eperies mortem dolens ex scopulo se praecipitans abit in mergum (Aesacus and Hespia), pl.111 from the series Ovid’s Metamorphoses
Date:
17th century
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
10.3 x 11.9 cm (image)
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Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance:
Ganymede Graphics, Berkeley, 1971;
Marcus Sopher;

Accession Number:
1989.1.238
Acquisition Date:
1989-12-07
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

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