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Ixion's Wheel
  • Bernard Picart
    1673–1733
    born: Paris, France ; died: Amsterdam, Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands)
  • Ixion's Wheel, 1731
  • Where object was made: France
  • engraving
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 357 x 258 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 420 x 288 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 1/16 x 10 1/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 16 1/2 x 11 5/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Gift of Roger Ward (B.A. 1976) in memory of William Gwynn (M.A. 1977)
  • Not on display
  • 1992.0164
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A hag-like figure turns wheel upon which a figure hangs upside down.