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Noah and the Animals Entering the Ark

A work made of etching on ivory paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of etching on ivory paper.

Date:

1650/55

Artist:

Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione
Italian, 1609-1664

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione

Title

Noah and the Animals Entering the Ark

Place

Italy (Artist's nationality:)

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1650–1655

Medium

Etching on ivory paper

Dimensions

Plate: 20.6 × 40.5 cm (8 1/8 × 16 in.); Sheet: 21.7 × 41.2 cm (8 9/16 × 16 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Harold Joachim Purchase Fund

Reference Number

1972.990

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