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The Rape of Ganymede

16th century
16th century

Formerly attributed to Nicolas Béatrizet, French, (1507–ca. 1565)
After Michelangelo Buonarroti, Italian, (1475–1564)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Engraving
Edition: 6/66
Marks: Inscribed: “6/66”
Bibliography: Kenneth Clark, Rembrandt and the Italian Renaissance (1966) as by Nicole Barbizet; Hollstein 66 (vol. 3, 125) as by Cornelis Bos; Craddock & Barnard catalog III, no. 8.
Credit Line: Purchase funds, 1960
Accession Number: 1960.21.1

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This object has the following keywords:
  • Mannerist
  • mythology
  • nudes - Representations of unclothed human figures. [February 1998 related term added, "nudity"; alternate descriptor changed, was "nude". September 1990 descriptor added.]
  • violence - The use of physical force so as to kill, injure, damage, or abuse. WCOL9 [February 1993 descriptor moved. May 1991 descriptor added.]

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