Ignorance and Mercury (an allegory of Virtue and Vice), Mercury kneeling at right holding a staff and taking the hand of a man who emerges from a pile of naked bodies, at left a tree with the torso and head of a woman (Daphne)

Engraving | 30.2 x 44cm | c. 1490-1525

Giovanni Antonio da Brescia

Credit: Purchase, Mr. and Mrs. Janos Scholz Gift, 1954
Object: 54.579

Image © Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2019
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