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Hendrick Goltzius, The Dragon Devouring the Companions of Cadmus, 1588, Engraving on cream laid paper, 25.5 × 32 cm, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Purchased 2019, Photo: NGC
William Kentridge, still from More Sweetly Play the Dance, 2015, 8-channel high definition video installation, 15:00 minutes, with 4 megaphones. National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa. Purchased 2016. © William Kentridge courtesy of Marian Goodman Gallery
Guess what happened to the soap bubbles in this portrait of Mathilde and Luise made by 19th-century daguerreotypist Hermann Carl Eduard Biewend.
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