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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.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”