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Drawing, Page of a sketchbook; Apollo and Aurora, ca. 1590

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Jan van der Straet, called Stradanus. It is dated ca. 1590 and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is brown ink and wash on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of various donors.

Its dimensions are

11.3 × 14.6 cm (4 7/16 × 5 3/4 in.)

It is inscribed

Upper left: Aurora

Cite this object as

Drawing, Page of a sketchbook; Apollo and Aurora, ca. 1590; Designed by Jan van der Straet, called Stradanus (Flemish, 1523–1605); Netherlands; brown ink and wash on paper; 11.3 × 14.6 cm (4 7/16 × 5 3/4 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-2662

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