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Perseus with the Head of Medusa, Turning Phineus and his Followers to Stone

A work made of pen and brown ink, with brush and brown wash, over black chalk, on ivory laid paper.
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  • A work made of pen and brown ink, with brush and brown wash, over black chalk, on ivory laid paper.

Date:

1567

Artist:

After Polidoro Caldara, called Polidoro da Caravaggio
Italian, c. 1499-c. 1543

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Polidoro da Caravaggio

Title

Perseus with the Head of Medusa, Turning Phineus and his Followers to Stone

Origin

Italy

Date

1567

Medium

Pen and brown ink, with brush and brown wash, over black chalk, on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

204 × 487 mm

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Chauncey McCormick and Mrs. Richard E. Danielson

Reference Number

1927.2110

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