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Caricature of the Laocoon
Caricature of the Laocoon
Date:
ca. 1540–1545
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Woodcut
Dimensions:
Image: 266 x 403 mm (10 1/2 x 15 7/8 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1976.1.8
Acquisition Date:
1976-01-01
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts Endowment Fund

Exhibition History:

CPLH, Animals Real and Imagined, Nov 21, 1981 - Feb 7, 1982.
Artful Animals (part 1)
Legion of Honor, November 17, 2012-April 28, 2013; CPLH, Recent Acquisitions, July 22 - Aug 29, 1976.
CPLH, Treasures, 11 Nov 1995 - 3 March 1996.

Three monkeys in a landscape, bound together by snakes, and assuming the postures of the figures in the Laocoon.