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Democritus and Protagoras

A work made of mezzotint in black on paper.
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  • A work made of mezzotint in black on paper.

Date:

1778

Artist:

William Pether (English, 1738-1821)
after Salvator Rosa (Italian, 1615-1673)
published by John Boydell (English, 1719-1804)

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

William Pether

Title

Democritus and Protagoras

Origin

England

Date

Published 1778

Medium

Mezzotint in black on paper

Dimensions

504 × 352 mm (image)

Credit Line

Elizabeth Hammond Stickney Collection

Reference Number

1887.305

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