Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

Plate 99: Adonis in Anemonem florem (Adonis into Anemone Flower)
  • 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 99: Adonis in Anemonem florem (Adonis into Anemone Flower), 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
  • 0000.1706.100
Description

Print depicting a woman standing in a landscape scene, over a man's body. The man and woman are in the center of the foreground, and in the left side of the print there are two swans standing on a cloud. There are two dogs seated in the right side of the print.