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The Dragon Devouring the Companions of Cadmus
The Dragon Devouring the Companions of Cadmus
Date:
1588
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
24.8 x 31.3 cm (image)
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Object Type:
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Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.12463
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

A clawed monster with wings and scales tears of a man’s face as it devours victims. A man kills a dragon. Severed heads, jawbones, blood., revenge.