Thomas Carwitham, active 1723, British, Neptune and Coronis: Ovid, Metamorphoses, Book 2, 1723
Neptune and Coronis: Ovid, Metamorphoses, Book 2
- Pen, ink and brown wash on medium, slightly textured, beige laid paper, mounted to medium, slightly textured white wove paper
- 6 7/16 x 7 1/2in. (16.4 x 19.1cm)
Inscribed in brown ink, lower left: "Met. lib 2.
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- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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- Public Domain
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- Subject Terms:
- Coronis changed into a crow: to escape the love of Neptune, Coronis, daughter of Coroneus, is changed into a crow by Minerva (Ovid, Metamorphoses II 569) | crow (animal) | gods | metamorphosis (biological event) | Ovid's Metamorphoses | pitchfork | religious and mythological subject
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