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What is this?

Pluto abducting Proserpine and a putto driving Cerberus with a trident are on top of a rock, out of which flames lick.

This is a drawing from Italy. It is dated 1650–1700 and we acquired it in 1938. Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund.

Its medium is

pen and brown ink, brush and wash, graphite on paper

Its dimensions are

39.5 x 12 cm (15 9/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

This object was created by Unknown

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