A crane inserts its beak into the mouth of a wolf; illustrating Aesop's fable. Etching by C. Murer after himself, c. 1600-1614.
- Murer, Christoph, 1558-1614.
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- XL Emblemata miscella nova
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About this work
This etching was intended to accompany a market scene in Murer's play in which women dispute with a 'Speisemeister' over the price of poultry
This is one of Murer's series to use Aesop's fables as illustrations to a moral point in his play
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