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Ostrich Hunt, from the series Venationes Ferarum, Avium, Piscium
Ostrich Hunt, from the series Venationes Ferarum, Avium, Piscium
Date:
1578 (or after)
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
21.5 x 30 cm (image)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.14827
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Ostrich Hunt; in the foreground, three huntsmen on horseback, armed with spears and aided by dogs, close in on ostrich; beyond, mounted horsemen and dogs come from left and right, pursuing the ostriches towards a ditch into which they are seen to fall