Head in form of a mountain or Anthropomorphic Landscape


  • Title

    Head in form of a mountain or Anthropomorphic Landscape

  • Artist/maker

    after Giuseppe Arcimboldo (c. 1527 - 1593) (designer)
    Hans Mayer (active 1585 - 1600) (printmaker)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    1585 - 1600
  • Material and technique

    woodcut on laid paper

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    image 23.3 x 17.4 cm (height x width)
    sheet 24.4 x 17.5 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by Francis Douce, 1834.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.


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Further reading

Golahny, A., M.M.Mochizuki, and L. Vergara, In His Milieu: Essays on Netherlandish Art in Memory of John Michael Montias (Amsterdam: University Press, 2006), illus. p. 228 fig. 5

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