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The Castration of Uranus, pl. 1 from the series Subjects from Roman History after Polidoro da Caravaggio's fresco on the façade of the Palazzo Milesi, Rome
The Castration of Uranus, pl. 1 from the series Subjects from Roman History after Polidoro da Caravaggio's fresco on the façade of the Palazzo Milesi, Rome
Date:
17th century
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
11.4 x 12.3 cm (image)
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Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.37710
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Uranus, seated on a step, is castrated by his son Saturn.