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Mercury Carrying the Head of Argus
Mercury Carrying the Head of Argus
Date:
17th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
Image: 112 x 153 mm (4 7/16 x 6 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1978.1.31
Acquisition Date:
1978-01-01
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts Endowment Fund

Exhibition History:

CPOLH, Recent Acquisitions 1977 - 1978. Sept 8 - Oct 18, 1978.

Mercury with sword in his right hand and the head of Argus in his left, departing through the air, leaving the body of Argus on the ground.