Proserpina Turning Ascalaphus Into An Owl
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
S9.7.1
People
Antonio Tempesta, Italian (Florence, Italy 1555 - 1630 Rome, Italy)
Title
Proserpina Turning Ascalaphus into an Owl
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: Illustrations to Ovid's "Metamorphoses"
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1606
Culture
Italian
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Etching
Dimensions
10.5 x 12 cm (4 1/8 x 4 3/4 in.)
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
B. 686
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gray Collection of Engravings Fund, by exchange
Object Number
S9.7.1
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Verification Level

3 - Good. Object is well described and information is vetted