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Deridens Cererum puer in stellionem abit (Ceres Turning a Boy into a Lizard), pl. 48 from the series Ovid’s Metamorphoses
Deridens Cererum puer in stellionem abit (Ceres Turning a Boy into a Lizard), pl. 48 from the series Ovid’s Metamorphoses
Date:
17th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
10.4 x 11.9 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

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

Accession Number:
1989.1.181
Acquisition Date:
1989-12-07
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

A goddess with a torch standing over a small boy with lizard legs.

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