Danae and the infant Perseus cast out to sea by Acrisius

Artist: Giorgio Ghisi (Italian, Mantua ca. 1520–1582 Mantua)
Artist: After Giulio Romano (Italian, Rome 1499?–1546 Mantua) ? [or his circle]
Date: 1543
Medium: Engraving
Dimensions: sheet: 5 5/16 x 7 1/2 in. (13.5 x 19 cm) slightly within platemark
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1917
Accession Number: 17.50.16-133

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