Laocoon And His Sons Wrestling With Two Snakes
- Line engraving and stipple engraving
Lettered, lower left: "Pietro da Cortona inv:"; lettered, lower right: "F. Bartolozzi Sculp. 1765"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
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- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- boys | Classical | father | figure study | Greek | hero | Laocoon and his twin sons are strangled by two serpents during the preparations for a sacrifice | legend | snakes | sons | strangling | twins
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Francesco Bartolozzi RA, 1728–1815, Italian, active in Britain (1764–99), Laocoon And His Sons Wrestling With Two Snakes, 1765
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