Print made by Sir Frank Short, 1857–1945, British, Pan and Syrinx, No. 2, 1896
Pan and Syrinx, No. 2
- Part Of:
- Etching with mezzotint printed in brown ink on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
- Sheet: 11 3/4 × 16 5/8 inches (29.8 × 42.2 cm), Plate: 8 1/2 × 11 1/8 inches (21.6 × 28.3 cm), and Image: 8 × 10 1/2 inches (20.3 × 26.7 cm)
Inscribed in graphite: "F"
Signed in graphite, lower right: "Frank Short"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Daniel Bell
- Copyright Status:
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- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- chasing | forest | grass | Metamorphoses | reed | river | riverbank | rock | running | 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:
- Syrinx, nymph and follower of Artemis
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