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Three Water Nymphs Surprised
Three Water Nymphs Surprised
Date:
18th–19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Pen And Ink And Watercolor Wash Over Graphite; Repeating Borders On Drawing Itself, Drawn By Dark Ink, Pen And Straight Edge
Dimensions:
Image: 91 x 137 mm (3 9/16 x 5 3/8 in.); Sheet: 131 x 173 mm (5 3/16 x 6 13/16 in.)
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Object Type:
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Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Ashley, Inc. to M.S. Achenbach

Accession Number:
1963.24.506
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Young slender nude lies; upper body and head seen from rear; fan on bead.
At the edge of a stream a fisherman shows delighted surprise at the sight of three water nymphs; these more-than-Rubens-like creatures thrash about in disarray at the sight of him. (Virginia Anderson 05/10/94)

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”