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Plate 21: Coronis ab Apolline per calumniam corvi transfigitur (Coronis Is Transfixed by Apollo)
  • 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 21: Coronis ab Apolline per calumniam corvi transfigitur (Coronis Is Transfixed by Apollo), 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
  • 0000.1706.022
Description

Print depicting a figure standing in a landscape, holding an archery bow. A large bird is hovering just above the figure's proper right hand, which is raised upward into the air. The figure's head is turned to look toward the bird. There is a river and trees in the background.