Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Hercules, in profile, killing the Nemean lion with his arm around its neck, from 'The labors of Hercules'

Series/Portfolio:
'The labors of Hercules'
Artist:
Sebald Beham (German, Nuremberg 1500–1550 Frankfurt)
Date:
1548
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
sheet: 2 1/8 x 3 1/16 in. (5.4 x 7.8 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Bequest of Phyllis Massar, 2011
Accession Number:
2012.136.773.2
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered at top left: 'LEONIS SVFFOCATI EXVVIIS / INDVITVR HERCULES.'
Monogram and date at bottom left: '1548 / HSB'
Phyllis D. Massar; Donor: Phyllis D. Massar
TIB.XV.106-I(158)
Hollstein III.67.106.ii
Pauli 106
TIB The Illustrated Bartsch. Abaris Books, 1978–.

TIB The Illustrated Bartsch - Commentary Volumes. 1978–.



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