Pan and Syrinx, No.2
- Part Of:
- Etching with mezzotint printed in brown ink (working proof) on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
- Sheet: 12 1/8 × 17 3/8 inches (30.8 × 44.1 cm), Plate: 8 1/2 × 11 inches (21.6 × 27.9 cm), and Image: 8 × 10 1/2 inches (20.3 × 26.7 cm)
Inscribed in graphite: "Working proof F.S."
Monogrammed in plate: "S" on shield
Signed in graphite, lower right: "Frank Short"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Daniel Bell
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- Subject Terms:
- chasing | forest | grass | literary theme | Metamorphoses | nymph | reed | religious and mythological subject | river | riverbank | rock | running | satyr | Syrinx changed into a reed: while fleeing from Pan, the nymph Syrinx is changed into a reed by her sisters, the Naiads (Ovid, Metamorphoses I 705) | tree | water
- Associated People:
- Pan (god)
Syrinx, nymph and follower of Artemis
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Print made by Sir Frank Short, 1857–1945, British, Pan and Syrinx, No.2, 1896
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