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Minotaurum Theseus vincit (Theseus and the Minotaur), pl. 74 from the series Ovid’s Metamorphoses
Minotaurum Theseus vincit (Theseus and the Minotaur), pl. 74 from the series Ovid’s Metamorphoses
Date:
17th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
10.4 x 11.8 cm (image)
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Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

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

Accession Number:
1989.1.201
Acquisition Date:
1989-12-07
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

Theseus, in full armor with a shield, attacks the Minotaur with a sword, while the monster attacks Theseus with a club.