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Ovid's Metamorphoses

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  • Title (series)

    • Ovid's Metamorphoses
  • Description

    Plate 90: Telethusa and Iphsis in the Temple of Isis; the interior of a temple; in the centre, Telethusa and Iphsis kneel before the goddess Isis; Telethusa clasps both hands praying to Isis; her daughter, Iphsis, looks at Isis with both arms oustretched; at left, above an ornate pedestal, the goddess raises an urn with her left hand; Isis is shrouded in clouds, which billow upwards to the sky; above, at left, a halo. 1641


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  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1641
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 130 millimetres
    • Width: 206 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Signed in the lower left margin: 'Baür: Inüe:'; numbered in the lower right margin.
  • Curator's comments

    For comment on the series, see 2AA*,a.31.1

  • Bibliography

    • Hollstein 12.I bibliographic details
    • Bonnefoit 1997 R.209 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (159*.a.16)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: Metamorphoses
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

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