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Print, A Triton and a Nymph

This is a Print. It was designed by Hans Sebald Beham. It is dated 1523 and we acquired it in 1950. Its medium is engraving on laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Leo Wallerstein. It is credited Gift of Leo Wallerstein.

Its dimensions are

4.1 × 6.3 cm (1 5/8 × 2 1/2 in.)

It has the following markings

Lugt 2362 (N. Mossoloff, 1847-1914)

It is signed

Monogram printed in plate, lower left: HSB

It is inscribed

Printed in plate, lower left: 1520

Cite this object as

Print, A Triton and a Nymph; Designed by Hans Sebald Beham (German, 1500–1550); engraving on laid paper; 4.1 × 6.3 cm (1 5/8 × 2 1/2 in.); Gift of Leo Wallerstein; 1950-131-23

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