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Plate 118: Aiacis et Vlysis altercatio (Ajax's Quarrel with Ulysses)
  • 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 118: Aiacis et Vlysis altercatio (Ajax's Quarrel with Ulysses), 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
  • 0000.1706.119
Description

Print depicting many figures in a battle scene. There are large groups of figures, most holding tall spears, in the left and right sides of the print. There are two men standing in the center, between them, and wearing capes and hats. There is an armor torso on the ground next to the men, in the foreground. There is a sword and shield next to the armor.