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Psyche's Sisters...Persuade Her that a Serpent is Sleeping with Her

A work made of engraving in warm brown ink on light brown laid paper, laid down on cream laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of engraving in warm brown ink on light brown laid paper, laid down on cream laid paper.

Date:

1530/40

Artist:

Master of the Die (Italian, active c. 1530-1560)
after Michiel Coxcie I (Flemish, 1499-1592)
in turn, inspired by Raffaello Sanzio, called Raphael (Italian, 1483-1520)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Master of the Die

Title

Psyche's Sisters...Persuade Her that a Serpent is Sleeping with Her

Place

Italy (Artist's nationality)

Date

1530–1540

Medium

Engraving in warm brown ink on light brown laid paper, laid down on cream laid paper

Dimensions

Primary support, trimmed within plate: 19.2 × 20 cm (7 9/16 × 7 7/8 in.); Secondary support: 27 × 37 cm (10 11/16 × 14 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Stanley Field, Everett D. Graff, and John H. Wrenn Memorial Endowments

Reference Number

2001.493.12

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