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Mars, from The Seven Planets

A work made of pen and brown ink, over graphite, on cream laid paper, laid down on green laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of pen and brown ink, over graphite, on cream laid paper, laid down on green laid paper.

Date:

1578

Artist:

Unknown, 16th century
after Heinrich Aldegrever (German, 1502-c. 1560)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Heinrich Aldegrever

Title

Mars, from The Seven Planets

Place

Germany (Artist's nationality:)

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1578

Medium

Pen and brown ink, over graphite, on cream laid paper, laid down on green laid paper

Dimensions

10.2 × 7.2 cm (4 1/16 × 2 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

The Leonora Hall Gurley Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1922.2446

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