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Mountain Goat Hunt, from the series Venationes Ferarum, Avium, Piscium
Mountain Goat Hunt, from the series Venationes Ferarum, Avium, Piscium
Date:
1578 (or later)
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
21.4 x 29.7 cm (image)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.14825
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Mountain Goat Hunt; in the left foreground, a group of hunters rest, three dead mountain goats lying beside them; to the right, a mounted hunter watches hunting dogs attack the goats on a mountainous terrain beyond; in the left background, a man drives a donkey over a bridge, with goats strung across its back