Print made by Lydia Bates, active 1784, Deucalion and Pyrrha after the Flood, 1784
Deucalion and Pyrrha after the Flood
- Etching on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper
- Sheet: 11 1/2 x 16 1/4 inches (29.2 x 41.3 cm), Plate: 9 7/16 x 11 5/16 inches (24 x 28.7 cm), and Image: 8 1/8 x 10 3/8 inches (20.7 x 26.4 cm)
Lettered in black ink, lower left: "Mortimer invt."; lower right: "Lydia Bates fect 1784"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
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- Subject Terms:
- birth | children | escape | flood | Greek mythology | men | people | portrait | religious and mythological subject | rocks (landforms) | stones | stones turning into men: stones thrown by Deucalion and Pyrrha, as directed by the oracle of Themis, turn into men | temple | throwing | trees | walking | women
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