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Plate 120: Excidium Troiae (The Fall of Troy)
  • 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 120: Excidium Troiae (The Fall of Troy), 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
  • 0000.1706.121
Description

Print depicting a ship and several small boats at sea. There is a large explosion in the left side of the print, from which there are dark clouds. The ship is only partially depicted, in the right side of the print. There are many men in the ship and small boats. There are more ships in the background.