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Chariclea Led Away by the Pirates, from The Story of Theagenes and Chariclea series
Chariclea Led Away by the Pirates, from The Story of Theagenes and Chariclea series
Designer:
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Date:
ca. 1634–1635
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wool, Silk; Tapestry Weave
Dimensions:
411.5 x 444.5 cm (162 x 175 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1929.9.4
Acquisition Date:
1929-12-29
Credit Line:

Gift of Henry K.S. Williams

Exhibition History:

Crystal Springs School for Girls, Hillsborough, California, 1973
Simon Vouet, Galeries Nationales du Grand Palais, Paris, 1990-91

Scene showing Chariclea being abducted by pirates, with boat and water in background; surrounded by a border of flowers, architectural elements, and figures.