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Mercury Falling in love with Herse (Mercurius Herses amore accenditur), from Ovid's The Metamorphoses, plate 18

Series/Portfolio: The Metamorphoses of Ovid
Artist: Antonio Tempesta (Italian, Florence 1555–1630 Rome)
Date: 1606
Medium: Etching
Dimensions: sheet: 12 13/16 x 20 1/2 in. (32.5 x 52 cm) plate: 4 1/8 x 4 3/4 in. (10.5 x 12 cm)
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1951
Accession Number: 51.501.3869

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