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Image: Allegory of Birth and Death: Two Naked Women with Skull and Hourglass

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Allegory of Birth and Death: Two Naked Women with Skull and Hourglass

early 16th century
16th century

Giulio Campagnola, Italian, (1482–1515)
After Ludwig Krug, German, (1490–1532)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Engraving
State: Third state
Bibliography: Bartsch 13 iii; Hind p. 493 18 iii; Kristeler 17; Hind 18 (vol. 5, p. 203).
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1939
Accession Number: 1939.D1.186

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  • allegory
  • death
  • human body - From TGM:
  • nudes - Representations of unclothed human figures. [February 1998 related term added, "nudity"; alternate descriptor changed, was "nude". September 1990 descriptor added.]
  • skulls - From TGM:

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