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Plate 81: Metra in varias figuras (Metra into Many Different Figures)
  • 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 81: Metra in varias figuras (Metra into Many Different Figures), 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
  • 0000.1706.082
Description

Print depicting two men and a woman standing in a landscape scene. The two men are exchanging a small object with their hands, and there is a large body of water in the left side of the print, in the background. There are several figures in the water, and there are large hills in the right side of the print.