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Orpheus Attacked by the Maenads

Orpheus Attacked by the Maenads

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Summary

The object is a fragment of a watchcase cover; the image was taken from an uillustration by Bernard Salomon (ca. 1508–ca. 1561) for an edition of the Latin poet Ovid's Metamorphoses, first published in Lyon by Jean de Tournes in 1559.
Suzanne de Court (French, active 1575–1625)

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Date

1600 - 1699
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Source

The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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