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Pallas Invidiam in Aglaurum incitat (Minerva at Envy's Cave), pl. 19 from the series Ovid’s Metamorphoses
Pallas Invidiam in Aglaurum incitat (Minerva at Envy's Cave), pl. 19 from the series Ovid’s Metamorphoses
Date:
17th century
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
10.5 x 12.1 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:
1989.1.152
Acquisition Date:
1989-12-07
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

Minerva in full armor at the entrance to a cave, in which sits Envy, emaciated andwith serpent hair.