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Plate 33: Bacchi sacra sev triumphus (Bacchus' Rites or Triumph)
  • 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 33: Bacchi sacra sev triumphus (Bacchus' Rites or Triumph), 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
  • 0000.1706.034
Description

Print depicting an large group of figures marching through mountains. In the foreground, in front of a large boulder in the right side of the print, two men are talking and gesturing with their arms. The man in the right side is wearing a uniform including a helmet, and a sword is tucked into his belt.