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Albrecht Dürer, The Beast with Lamb’s Horns (detail), c. 1496–97, Woodcut on laid paper, 38.8 × 27.9 cm. National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa. Purchased 1922. Photo: NGC
Don’t miss the sneak preview of this fascinating exhibition, featuring some 70 works from the National Collection.
Beautiful Monsters explores the representation of monstrous creatures in early European prints and drawings (1450–1700).
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