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Plate 10: Python serpens ab Apolline interficitur (Python's End)
  • Johann Wilhelm Baur
    1607–1642
    born: Strasbourg, Holy Roman Empire (present-day France) ; died: Vienna, Holy Roman Empire (present-day Austria) ; active: present-day Italy, Archduch
  • Plate 10: Python serpens ab Apolline interficitur (Python's End), 1639–1641
  • Ovid's Metamorphoses
  • Where object was made: Austria
  • etching
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 135 x 210 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 5 5/16 x 8 1/4 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1706.011
Description

Print depicting a man and a dragon. The man is standing in the center of the print, holding an archery bow in his proper left hand. He is looking toward a dragon that is lying on the ground in the right side of the print. The man is wearing a cape and has shoulder-length hair, and there are trees and hills in the background in the right side of the print. There is a river and mountains in the left side of the print.