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A Woman In Labor Imploring the Aid of Lucina, Goddess of Childbirth, from the series The Loves, Rages, and Jealousies of Juno
A Woman In Labor Imploring the Aid of Lucina, Goddess of Childbirth, from the series The Loves, Rages, and Jealousies of Juno
Date:
16th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
Image: 136 x 104 mm (5 3/8 x 4 1/8 in.) No visible plate mar
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Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.2761
Acquisition Date:
1953-06-05
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Inside an elaborate frame, woman on a couch clutches her pillow and cries out, as other women support her and a baby is pulled from between her legs.

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