Sea Horse with Goat's Head Surrounded by Four Genii, between 1502 and 1540

  • Barthel Beham, German, 1502-1540

Engraving printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 1 1/8 × 3 1/8 inches (2.9 × 7.9 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, William H. Murphy Fund

35.30

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Engraving (printing process)
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Figures (representations)
  • Engraving (print)
  • Animals

Paul J. Sachs (Cambridge, Massachusetts). 1935-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Barthel Beham, Sea Horse with Goat's Head Surrounded by Four Genii, between 1502 and 1540, engraving printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, William H. Murphy Fund, 35.30.