Abraham Bloemaert

Mercury lulls Argus into sleep by making music (Ovid, Met. I:668-720), ca. 1592-1596
Utrecht, Centraal Museum, inv./ 22657
Object information
Object category
canvas, oil paint
rectangle (landscape format) 63,5 x 81,3 cm
Current attribution
Abraham Bloemaert
Exact or approximate dating of the described art work; the search parameters adopted for this art work in this database, are found in brackets.
c. 1592-1596 (1592 - 1596)
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Entered on: 1996-05-22; Last modification: 2016-06-02


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