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Marsyas cantu cum Phoebo contendit (Marsyas Playing His Pipes Before Apollo), pl. 57 from the series Ovid’s Metamorphoses
Marsyas cantu cum Phoebo contendit (Marsyas Playing His Pipes Before Apollo), pl. 57 from the series Ovid’s Metamorphoses
Date:
17th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
10.2 x 11.9 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance:
Ganymede Graphics, Berkeley, 1971;
Marcus Sopher;
Sopher 17th c. catalogue no. 85C;

Accession Number:
1988.1.216
Acquisition Date:
1988-12-31
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

A satyr seated before the gleaming Apollo plays a set of pipes.