Mercury Killing Argus
Engraving on paper
Image/plate: 17.3 x 25.2 cm (6 13/16 x 9 15/16 inches)
Signature / Inscription / Marks
Recto:inscribed in pencil in UR of mount:N12 Verso:inscribed in pencil in LR: Mercury cutting off the head of Argoa, Io turned into a cow; in LR corner:Ovid I, 717ffIn Plate--numbered in LL
State2nd of 2
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