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Ob restitutum Silenum Midae a Baccho defertur optio (Bacchus Granting Midas' Wish), pl. 101 from the series Ovid’s Metamorphoses
Ob restitutum Silenum Midae a Baccho defertur optio (Bacchus Granting Midas' Wish), pl. 101 from the series Ovid’s Metamorphoses
Date:
17th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
10.5 x 11.9 cm (image)
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Object Type:
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Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

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

Accession Number:
1989.1.228
Acquisition Date:
1989-12-07
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

Silenus on an ass gestures towards King Midas.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”