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Thomiris, Queen of the Scyths, with the Head of Cyrus

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

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  • A work made of engraving in black on laid paper.

Date:

1630

Artist:

Paulus Pontius (Flemish, 1603–1658)
after Peter Paul Rubens (Flemish, 1577–1640)

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Artist

Paul Pontius

Title

Thomiris, Queen of the Scyths, with the Head of Cyrus

Origin

Flanders

Date

1630

Medium

Engraving in black on laid paper

Inscriptions

Inscribed lower right, in pen and black ink: “76”; lower left, in pen and black ink: “76”; left edge, in graphite: “A.II.76”

Dimensions

391 × 584 mm (image); 407 × 590 mm (plate); 447 × 645 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

The Amanda S. Johnson and Marion J. Livingston Fund

Reference Number

2016.378

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