Hercules slaying the Hydra; he raises his club to strike the multi-headed monster; the pedestal incomplete and drawn in black chalk; after a statue atop a fountain by Adriaen de Vries Engraving touched in black chalk

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Thing

Made Of
paper
Type of Thing
print
School
Netherlandish
Subject
classical deity, classical mythology
Techniques
engraving

People

Depicted
Hydra, Herakles/Hercules
Influenced By
After Vries, Adriaen de
Printmaker
Muller, Jan Harmensz.

Place

In Gallery
D+F XVIc Mounted Imp

Time

Acquired In
1857
Made
1602

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