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Amor and the Dragon
  • Marcantonio Raimondi
    circa 1470/1482–1527/1534
    born: Argini, near Bologna, Papal States (present-day Italy) ; died: Bologna, Papal States (present-day Italy)
    Raphael
    1483–1520
    born: Urbino, Papal States (present-day Italy) ; died: Rome, Papal States (present-day Italy) ; active: Italy
  • Amor and the Dragon, late 1400s–early 1500s
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • engraving
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 124 x 166 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 4 7/8 x 6 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of the Max Kade Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 1969.0141
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Description

Sky scene with a winged figure (identified as Amor) battling a winged dragon (griffin looking creature). Amor is holding a quiver(?) and a bow in his hands.