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Segetum usum Triptolemum docet Ceres (Ceres Giving Her Chariot to Triptolemus), pl. 52 from the series Ovid’s Metamorphoses
Segetum usum Triptolemum docet Ceres (Ceres Giving Her Chariot to Triptolemus), pl. 52 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:
1989.1.185
Acquisition Date:
1989-12-07
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

A man stepping into a chariot drawn by dragons, whose reins are held by a woman.