Laocoön and his two sons standing on a pedestal and being attacked by serpents, set before a decaying wall

Artist: Marco Dente (Italian, Ravenna, active by 1515–died 1527 Rome)
Artist: After Marcantonio Raimondi (Italian, Argini (?) ca. 1480–before 1534 Bologna (?))
Date: ca. 1515–27
Medium: Engraving
Dimensions: Sheet (Trimmed): 17 7/16 × 12 15/16 in. (44.3 × 32.9 cm)
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1949
Accession Number: 49.97.122

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