Print, Strapwork Grotesque with Scene from Ovid
This is a Print. It was engraved by Pieter van der Heyden and after Jacob Floris the Elder and workshop of Hieronymus Cock. It is dated 1566 and we acquired it in 1944. Its medium is engraving on laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
It is credited
Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. John I. Kane.
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Its dimensions are
10.4 × 13.8 cm (4 1/8 × 5 7/16 in.)
Cite this object as
Print, Strapwork Grotesque with Scene from Ovid; Engraved by Pieter van der Heyden ; Netherlands; engraving on laid paper; 10.4 × 13.8 cm (4 1/8 × 5 7/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. John I. Kane; 1944-83-6-1
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Fragile Beasts.