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Plate 108: Halcyone supplicat Iunoni (Halcyone Supplicates Juno)
  • 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 108: Halcyone supplicat Iunoni (Halcyone Supplicates Juno), 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
  • 0000.1706.109
Description

Print depicting several figures seated on clouds. A female figure in the top left corner of the print is seated on a cloud facing a peacock. In front of her there is also another female figure who is kneeling on another cloud. In the background, below the women, there is a figure falling toward the ground. In the bottom right corner of the image there are trees and a small building. There is a mounain at the bottom of the print.