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The Beautiful Slave

ca. 1600-1620
17th century
345 x 247 mm (13.6 x 9.7 in.)

Aegidius Sadeler II, Dutch (Flemish), (ca. 1570–1629)
After Titian, Italian (Venetian), (ca. 1488–1576)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Engraving on laid paper
State: Fourth of four states, without Marco Sadeler’s address
Print impression quality: Excellent
Edition: Published by Marco Sadeler
Marks: Unsigned
Marks: Watermark: No watermark
Bibliography: Nagler 67; Wurzbach 171; Hollstein 148 iv/iv.
Credit Line: Friends of the Davison Art Center funds donated by John R. Jakobson (BA Wesleyan 1952, LLD 1989, Trustee 1971–1985), 1998
Accession Number: 1998.9.2

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  • African figures (representations)
  • children (people by age group) - People in the earliest developmental stage of life. [August 1996 related term added. February 1995 descriptor changed, was "children". September 1993 related term added. November 1992 alternate term added. February 1991 scope note added.]
  • figures (representations) - Representations of humans or animals. [July 1998 related term added, "statues". December 1997 related term added.]
  • Orientalism - Characteristics of oriental art or culture appearing in Western practice. W
  • race (concept) - Identification of a group of people as distinct from other groups on the basis of physical or socially defined characteristics, such as language. [May 1995 descriptor added.]
  • slavery

  • plate Dimensions: 345 x 247 mm (13.6 x 9.7 in.)

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