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Thisbe leonoe aspectu territa fugit (Thisbe Running from the Lioness at the Well), pl. 31 from the series Ovid’s Metamorphoses
Thisbe leonoe aspectu territa fugit (Thisbe Running from the Lioness at the Well), pl. 31 from the series Ovid’s Metamorphoses
Date:
17th century
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
10.4 x 11.9 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 larger sheet (before being cut);

Accession Number:
1989.1.164
Acquisition Date:
1989-12-07
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

Thisbe running from a lioness who is drinking from a well.