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Storytelling in Miniature

Georg Pencz
German, about 1500–1550

Olfactus, from “The Five Senses”

Engraving, 1540
3 1/16 x 2 in.
Museum purchase, 1923.74d

Olfactus (Smell) sniffs a cornucopia of flowers; fragrance bottles and more flowers surround her, and a vulture stands beside her.

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