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Landscapes with figures

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    S.2388

  • Title (series)

    • Landscapes with figures
  • Description

    Landscape with Diana bathing in a lake in the centre, covered by a draped cloth and surrounded by several figures, Actaeon turning into a stag with his dogs to the right, trees to the left, a mountain in the background; second state with lettering; from a series of six prints showing mythological landscapes
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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1670-1729
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 183 millimetres
    • Width: 211 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Signed in the lower margin: "P. Rysbrack pinx. fecit et excudit".
  • Curator's comments

    This is the first of a series of six prints showing landscapes with mythological subjects. For the complete set of prints, see also S.2389-2393. For two separate plates see also 1881,0611.315-316.

  • Bibliography

    • Hollstein 1.II bibliographic details
    • Weigel 1843 345.1.II bibliographic details
    • Wurzbach 1906-11 II.532.1 bibliographic details
    • Bartsch V.495.1 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (Sheepshanks)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    S.2388

Landscape with Diana bathing in a lake in the centre, covered by a draped cloth and surrounded by several figures, Actaeon turning into a stag with his dogs to the right, trees to the left, a mountain in the background; second state with lettering; from a series of six prints showing mythological landscapes  Etching

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Landscape with Diana bathing in a lake in the centre, covered by a draped cloth and surrounded by several figures, Actaeon turning into a stag with his dogs to the right, trees to the left, a mountain in the background; second state with lettering; from a series of six prints showing mythological landscapes Etching

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