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Collection of the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum

Drawing, "Recto Title: Page of a sketchbook showing two scenes, one including the Blinding of Cyclops.", ca. 1590

type: Drawing

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Vertical rectangle. Recto, top: Scene in cave of Cyclops, the giant in the foreground lying on his side, his head supported by his left hand. A group of men are blinding his single eye with a spear. Flock of Cyclops in background; below: A group of figures stand around a stone platform on which lies a man who is being eaten by an animal. Verso, Figures in a grotto, at right. Prow of ship at left. Other figures on incline, left.



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