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Creator:
Thomas Carwitham, active 1723, British
Title:
Jupiter and Callisto: Ovid, Metamorphoses, Book 2
Date:
ca. 1723
Medium:
Pen and brown ink and brown wash on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 4 5/16 x 3 3/4 inches (11 x 9.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in brown ink, lower center: "Met. lib 2"; in graphite, on back, upper center: "by Carwitham | see loco hith[...]; on back, center: "JMI | 3 x 3 1/2 | 10 5/8 x 9 5/8"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Bequest of Joseph F. McCrindle, Yale LLB 1948
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2009.9.21
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
figures | literary theme | man | nude | Ovid's Metamorphoses | pose | religious and mythological subject | trees | woman
Associated People:
Callisto, one of the followers of Artemis
Jupiter
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:10514
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