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Creator:
unknown artist
Title:

Illustration to Tonson's Ovid Metamorphosis (one of four)

Date:
ca. 1710
Medium:
Pen, black ink, and gray wash on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 1/8 × 8 1/2 inches (35.9 × 21.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, lower right: "No 1"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.1168
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
basins | cattle | cave | chariots (ancient vehicles) | clouds | dogs (animals) | flood | gods - classical mythology | heaven | hell | mermen | punishment | soldiers | spears | sun | veil | water
Associated People:
Cerberus
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:12707
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