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Head of Medusa

A work made of pen and brown ink, with traces of black chalk, on cream laid paper.
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  • A work made of pen and brown ink, with traces of black chalk, on cream laid paper.

Date:

1680

Artist:

Godfried Maes
Flemish, 1649-1700

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Godfried Maes

Title

Head of Medusa

Place

Flanders (Artist's nationality)

Date

1680

Medium

Pen and brown ink, with traces of black chalk, on cream laid paper

Inscriptions

Signed and dated lower center, in pen and brown ink: "G Maes (twice): del: / 1680"

Dimensions

24.5 × 18.1 cm (9 11/16 × 7 3/16 in.)

Credit Line

Prints and Drawings Purchase Fund

Reference Number

2018.59

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