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Leda and the Swan
Leda and the Swan
Artist:
Date:
19th–20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Drypoint Etching
Dimensions:
23.8 x 15.1 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.33959
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Mythological scene of Leda raped by the swan. She lies on her stomach while the large swan grasps her.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”