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Jupiter, Poseidon and Mythological Figures on Clouds
  • Italy
  • Jupiter, Poseidon and Mythological Figures on Clouds, 1600s
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • pen, ink, wash on paper
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14.4 x 16.8 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 5 5/8 x 6 5/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14.4 x 16.8 cm
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Bequest of Helen Foresman Spencer
  • Not on display
  • 1982.0176
Description

Top center, four figures, semi-dressed seated on clouds. Central figure holds a scepter while figure to right holds a trident. Bottom right quadrant, several small figures also seated on or frolicking about a cloud.