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Sleeping Venus Spied on by Satyrs, ca. 1599 - 1601

  • burin engraving, paper
  • 230 x 169 mm
  • Inv. 2014-KZ

Public Domain

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Jacob Matham
engravers (printmakers)AAT

Hans I Rottenhammer RKD
Munich 1564 - Augsburg 1625

Jacob Matham

Title Sleeping Venus Spied on by Satyrs
Date ca. 1599 - 1601
Period 16th century
17th century
Location Haarlem TGN
Medium and support burin engraving AAT
Signatures, inscriptions, and markings printed inscription outside the depiction, centre below: Io. Rottenhammer Inve. venet./ I. Maetham sculp et excud.
Collection print room
Object type burin engraving AAT
Inventory number 2014-KZ
Acquisition credit unknown
Current whereabouts Work currently not on display
IIIF Manifest
Art & Architecture Thesaurus 300417629 mythologies (religious concept) AAT
300189808 figures (representations) AAT
Keywords Iconclass 31A72 female sex; woman Iconclass
31AA the (nude) human figure; 'Corpo humano' (Ripa) - AA - female human figure Iconclass
31B1 sleeping; unconsciousness Iconclass
31B13 sleeping on the ground Iconclass
31D13 adolescent, young woman, maiden Iconclass
48(+431) art (+ copy, copying ~ work of art) Iconclass
92C4 (story of) Venus (Aphrodite) Iconclass
92C451 Venus asleep Iconclass
92L4 satyrs, fauns, Sileni Iconclass
92L4122 satyr(s) spying upon Iconclass
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