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Pastoral Nymphs and Goddesses / Daphne

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    F,1.301

  • Title (object)

    • Daphne

    Title (series)

    • Pastoral Nymphs and Goddesses
  • Description

    Daphne, full-length, seen from behind, fleeing; her hands sprouting leaves and her hair sprouting branches, wearing a billowing robe; after Floris. 1564
    Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1564
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 270 millimetres
    • Width: 193 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered above in design "DAPHNE". Below centre ".8.". Below left ".FFloris Inve / H.Cock ex". In margin "PRIMUS AMOR ... PENEIA. OVID.".
  • Curator's comments

    For comment see F,1.294.

  • Bibliography

    • New Hollstein (Dutch & Flemish) 109.I (Frans Floris) bibliographic details
    • Bierens de Haan 1948 165 bibliographic details
    • New Hollstein (Dutch & Flemish) 165.I (Cornelis Cort) bibliographic details
    • Van de Velde 1975 70 bibliographic details
    • Riggs 1977 76 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (D+F Post-binder Small)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    F,1.301

Daphne, WL, seen running from behind, her hands sprouting leaves and her hair sprouting branches, wearing a billowing robe; after Floris.  1564  Engraving

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Daphne, WL, seen running from behind, her hands sprouting leaves and her hair sprouting branches, wearing a billowing robe; after Floris. 1564 Engraving

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