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Plate 70: Cephalus et Procris (Cephalus and Procris)
  • 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 70: Cephalus et Procris (Cephalus and Procris), 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
  • 0000.1706.071
Description

Print depicting a man and woman in a landscape setting. The man is holding a long spear, and the woman is holding the end of this spear. The woman is holding a rope which is tied around a dog's neck. There are many large hills in the background.