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Plate 25: Aglavros invidens in lapidem (Aglauros into a Stone)
  • 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 25: Aglavros invidens in lapidem (Aglauros into a Stone), 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
  • 0000.1706.026
Description

Print depicting a man and woman standing on a sidewalk, in front of a large building. The woman is seated, leaning against the building, and the man is holding a large staff, which is touching the shoulder of the woman. The man is wearing a large, winged helmet and a cape. Clouded sky is visible in the background, in the top right corner of the print.