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Plate 90: Iphis puella in marem (The Girl Iphis into a Man)
  • 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 90: Iphis puella in marem (The Girl Iphis into a Man), 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
  • 0000.1706.091
Description

Print depicting two figures in an interior, kneeling before a statue surrounded by clouds in the center of the room. The statue is on a higher platform than the two figures, and there is a bright light above the statue, in the clouds. There is decorative paneling on the round walls of the room.