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The Bewitched Groom
The Bewitched Groom
Date:
ca. 1544
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Woodcut
Dimensions:
Image: 342 x 199 mm (13 7/16 x 7 13/16 in.) cropped within line block
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1975.1.80
Acquisition Date:
1975-01-24
Credit Line:

Bequest of Ruth Haas Lilienthal

Exhibition History:

CPLH, Masterworks from the AFGA, Feb 21 - May 3, 1981.
CPLH, The Horse in Art, 9 Nov 1985 - 23 Feb 1986.
CPLH, 20 years of collecting: Master prints from the AFGA, 7 March - 14 June 1987.
CPLH, Treasures, 11 Nov 1995 - 3 March 1986.
CPLH, Artful Animals (Part 1), 17 Nov 2012 - 28 April 2013.

A man sleeps on his back, feet to the viewer. Behind, from his stable, an angry horse looks at us from over his shoulder. At right, an old witch does her work.