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Vignette with a Sphinx and a Sartyr
  • Allaert Claesz, artist
    active 1508–1534
    active: Netherlands
    Jakob Binck
    circa 1500–1569
    born: Cologne, Germany ; died: Königsberg, Germany ; active: Germany
  • Vignette with a Sphinx and a Sartyr, 1520s
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • engraving
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 50 x 144 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 1 15/16 x 5 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 11 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase: Helen Foresman Spencer Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2003.0009
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Image of Sphinx at left ofa black escutchion; a satyr to the right. Skulls of 2 animals (cow? sheep?) at the far left and right edges-fanciful scroll work and vegetal motif.