Hydra Corvus (Water-snake Raven) (after Baldassare Peruzzi) thumbnail 1
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On display at V&A South Kensington
Request to view at the Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H , Case PD, Shelf 160, Box C

Hydra Corvus (Water-snake Raven) (after Baldassare Peruzzi)

17th century (drawn)

object details
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Pen and brown ink, with brown wash, over black chalk, heightened with white, on paper prepared with brownish-grey wash
Brief Description
Drawing 'Hydra Corvus (Water-snake Raven) (after Baldassare Peruzzi)', Anonymous Flemish(?), pen and brown ink, 17th century
  • Height: 276mm
  • Width: 412mm
Production typeUnique
Object history
Given by an anonymous donor to the museum, 3 October 1974
Bibliographic Reference
Jane Shoaf Turner and Christopher White, Catalogue of Dutch and Flemish Drawings in the Victoria and Albert Museum (London, 2014), vol. II, cat. 622.2, p.561
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record createdJune 30, 2009
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