- Pan and Syrinx, No.2
- 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
- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Information
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
- 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
- Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: As a COVID-19 precaution, the Study Room is closed until further notice.
- XML | RDF
YCBA Collections Search
Print made by Sir Frank Short, 1857–1945, British, Pan and Syrinx, No.2, 1896
If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.