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Rape of Europa

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Rape of Europa

17th century (printed later)
17th century

Simone Cantarini, Italian, (1612–1648)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching
State: Second of two states
Print impression quality: Late impression, possibly 18th or 19th century, per J. Spike, 7 July 1981
Marks: Watermark: Grapes
Bibliography: Bartsch 30 ii/ii (vol. 19, p. 141); Bellini 6 ii/ii.
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1942
Accession Number: 1942.D1.79

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  • animals - This section can use more hierarchical (quasi-Linnaean) refinement in future; extant terms were assembled into a fairly flat and slightly redundant structure to expedite conversion.
  • bulls
  • mythology

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