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Diogenes
Diogenes
Date:
1524–1527
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
28.7 x 19.6 cm (image)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1955.42.17
Acquisition Date:
1955-07-12
Credit Line:

Gift of R. E. Lewis

Diogenes seated on a chest in front of a great wheel, pointing with a stick to a geometrical figure in a book; next to him stands a plucked chicken recalling Plato's definition of man.