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Hercules erwurgt den Antaeus (Hercules Suffocating Antaeus)

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Hans Sebald Beham

German, 1500-1550

Hercules erwurgt den Antaeus (Hercules Suffocating Antaeus), 1545

engraving

Edition: 3rd state

sheet: 1 7/8 x 2 3/4 inches (4.76 x 6.99 cm)

Collection Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York

Gift of Frederic P. Norton, 1999

P1999:6.38.1

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Inscriptions

monogram / lower left, engraved in plate / HSB
date / lower left, engraved in plate / 1545
Title / upper left, in the plate / Antaeum Libiae Gygantem Suffocat Hercules

Provenance

collection of Frederic P. Norton; donated to the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, 1999

Class

Prints (visual works)

Work Type

Engraving (print)

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