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Jupiter Suckled by the Goat Amalthea
Jupiter Suckled by the Goat Amalthea
Date:
16th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
27.5 x 42.4 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance:
LC verso: C.D. (unidentified collector) (L. 515);
LC verso: unidentified collector's mark;
LL verso: F.J.R. in brown ink;

Accession Number:
1963.30.2781
Acquisition Date:
1940-02-11
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

The baby Jupiter drinking from the teat of the goat Amalthea, held by a goatherdess, and surrounded by other goatherds and goats.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”