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Schöne Figuren auß dem Ovidio (Ovid's Metamorphoses), plate twelve from Woodcuts from Books of the XVI Century

A work made of woodcut on paper.
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  • A work made of woodcut on paper.

Date:

1569, assembled into portfolio 1937

Artist:

Virgil Solis, the elder (German, 1514-1562)
assembled by Max Geisberg (Swiss, 1875-1943)

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Virgilius Solis, the Elder

Title

Schöne Figuren auß dem Ovidio (Ovid's Metamorphoses), plate twelve from Woodcuts from Books of the XVI Century

Origin

Germany

Date

1569

Medium

Woodcut on paper

Dimensions

99 × 131 mm (image, recto); 133 × 132 mm (image/te×t, recto); 99 × 130 mm (image, verso); 131 × 130 mm (image/te×t, verso); 147 × 198 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Print Sales Miscellaneous Fund

Reference Number

1938.88.12

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