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Plate 98: Atalanta et Hippomenes (Atalanta and Hippomenes)
  • 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 98: Atalanta et Hippomenes (Atalanta and Hippomenes), 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
  • 0000.1706.099
Description

Print depicting a man and woman running through a landscape, with a large group of figures running after them, in the background. The woman is leaning to reach something on the ground, and the man is looking toward her. The group of figures are running down a slope in the left side of the print. There are trees in the background, and clouds in the sky.