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Apollo and Marsyas
Apollo and Marsyas
Engraver:
After:
Date:
16th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
18.5 x 28 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

SLR in the plate: B;
Provenance:
R.E. Lewis: 20 September 1973;
LL verso: M.S. Sopher (cat. 22A);

Accession Number:
1985.1.432
Acquisition Date:
1985-01-01
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

The satyr Marsyas tied to a tree, is about to be flayed by order of Apollo, who holds his lyre, under the thoughtful gaze of a muse.