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Le Triomphe de Galathee
  • Jacques Blanchard
    1600–1638
    born: Paris, France ; died: Paris, France ; active: France
    Domenichino
    1581–1641
    born: Bologna, Papal States (present-day Italy) ; died: Naples, Italy ; active: Italy
  • Le Triomphe de Galathee, early 1600s
  • Where object was made: France
  • steel engraving
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 292 x 221 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 344 x 265 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 11 1/2 x 8 11/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 13 1/2 x 10 3/8 in
  • Transfer from English Department, Collection of Charles Graham Dunlap
  • Not on display
  • 1990.0176
Description

Galatea riding on dolphin powered clamshell with mermaids, sea nymphs, cupids, sea god accompanying.