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Horizontal Panel with Two Tritons with Foliate Tails Playing Horns

Artist:
Barthel Beham (German, Nuremberg ca. 1502–1540 Italy)
Date:
early 16th century
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7/8 × 2 1/8 in. (2.2 × 5.4 cm)
Classifications:
Prints, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1956
Accession Number:
56.500.74
Not on view
Ornamental design with two outward-facing tritons sounding horns. At center, a face set between the tritons' tails.
Vendor: S. F. C. Smith
Pauli, 75; Hollstein, II.218.75; Berliner, 63.12
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