Nymph, Putto and Satyr

Agostino Carracci - engraver

Agostino Carracci - engraver - Nymph, Putto and Satyr
The engraving comes from a series called Lascivie. All fifteen prints shared a pointed eroticism. According to Malvasia, the graphic cycle angered Pope Clement VIII, who rebuked Agostino for lacking decorum.
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measurements: height 148 mm
width 104 mm
material: paper
technique: engraving
inventory number: R 42727
gallery collection: Collection of Prints and Drawings
licence: Creative Commons License public domain