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Love Conquers All (Omnia vincit Amor), in a struggle with a satyr Amor places his right knee on its thigh, two nude nymphs are seated with interlocking legs at the base of a tree

Artist:
Agostino Carracci (Italian, Bologna 1557–1602 Parma)
Date:
1599
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
sheet: 5 x 7 7/16 in. (12.7 x 18.9 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Bequest of Phyllis Massar, 2011
Accession Number:
2012.136.320
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered within image, near top center: 'omnia vincit Amor' and along bottom right margin: '1599 A.C. IN.' Lettered above margin line at top center: '7' and below margin: 'P / S / F.'
Phyllis D. Massar; Donor: Phyllis D. Massar
B.XXXIX.103.116, Degrazie Bohlin 210
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803.

Diane DeGrazia Bohlin Prints and related drawings by the Carracci family. Washington DC, 1979.



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