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The Fall of Phaeton

A work made of engraving on paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of engraving on paper.

Date:

c. 1540

Artist:

Nicolas Beatrizet (French, 1515-after 1565)
after Michelangelo Buonarroti (Italian, 1475-1564)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Nicolas Beatrizet

Title

The Fall of Phaeton

Place

France (Artist's nationality:)

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1501–1600

Medium

Engraving on paper

Dimensions

Sheet, edges clipped: 41.8 × 29.2 cm (16 1/2 × 11 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

The Wallace L. DeWolf and Joseph Brooks Fair Collections

Reference Number

1920.1989

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