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Ornament with Two Tritons, from Four Vignettes

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

Date:

c. 1544

Artist:

Sebald Beham
German, 1500-1550

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Hans Sebald Beham

Title

Ornament with Two Tritons, from Four Vignettes

Place

Germany (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1539–1549

Medium

Engraving in black on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

Image/sheet, trimmed to platemark: 2.2 × 5.4 cm (7/8 × 2 3/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Potter Palmer, Jr.

Reference Number

1926.27

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