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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1978,0121.288

  • Description

    Jupiter nourished by the goat Amaltheia. Landscape with the infant Jupiter lying on the ground and suckling from the teats of a goat, a satyr holding the head and horn of the goat at right, another playing a pipe beyond, the nymph Adrastea at left and sitting on the ground assisting the infant and steadying the goat; first state before publisher's address. 1652
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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1652
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 215 millimetres
    • Width: 299 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered in lower margin: "Iac.Iordaens inuentor. 1652".
  • Curator's comments

    For another impression and comment on the plate see R,2.88.
    For comment on the attribution to Jordaens see S.5006.

  • Bibliography

    • Hollstein 5.I bibliographic details
    • d'Hulst 1993 B96 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (D+F XVIIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1978

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1978,0121.288

Jupiter nourished by the goat Amaltheia. Landscape with the infant Jupiter lying on the ground and suckling from the teats of a goat, a satyr holding the head and horn of the goat at right, another playing a pipe beyond, the nymph Adrastea at left and sitting on the ground assisting the infant and steadying the goat; first state before publisher's address.  1652  Etching

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Jupiter nourished by the goat Amaltheia. Landscape with the infant Jupiter lying on the ground and suckling from the teats of a goat, a satyr holding the head and horn of the goat at right, another playing a pipe beyond, the nymph Adrastea at left and sitting on the ground assisting the infant and steadying the goat; first state before publisher's address. 1652 Etching

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