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Funestas ad Phoebum Phaeton fundit preces (Phaeton Before Apollo), pl. 11 from the series Ovid’s Metamorphoses
Funestas ad Phoebum Phaeton fundit preces (Phaeton Before Apollo), pl. 11 from the series Ovid’s Metamorphoses
Date:
17th century
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
10.4 x 12 cm (image)
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Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance:
Ganymede Graphics, Berkeley, 1971;
Marcus Sopher;
On the verso, in ink, an Italian rendition of Ovid's stories pictured here, written when the illustrations were on a single large sheet (before being cut);

Accession Number:
1989.1.144
Acquisition Date:
1989-12-07
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

Phaeton kneeling in the clouds before Apollo, riding in his chariot.