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The strangers entertained.

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Title
The strangers entertained.
Additional title: Jupiter and Mercury in the house of Philemon and Baucis.
Names
Crane, Walter (1845-1915) (Artist)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- B-C

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1910
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON MYT-B-C
Topics
Eating & drinking
Peasants
Older people
Gods
Jupiter (Roman deity)
Mercury (Roman deity)
Caduceus
Hermes (Greek deity)
Zeus (Greek deity)
Entertaining
Baucis (Greek mythology)
Philemon (Greek mythology)
Hospitality
Notes
Content: Written on border: "Jupiter in disguise & Mercury at the house of Philemon & Baucis."
Source note: Wonder book for girls boys. With 60 designs by Walter Crane. (Boston Houghton Mifflin 1910) Crane, Walter (1845-1915), Illustrator. Hawthorne, Nathaniel (1804-1864), Author.
Physical Description
Chromolithographs
Six-color lithograph.
Extent: 1 print : col. ; 20.3 x 13.7 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a865e1c0-c5be-012f-a7d6-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1845: Creator Born
  • 1910: Issued
  • 1915: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The strangers entertained." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1910. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c0e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The strangers entertained." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 28, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c0e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1910). The strangers entertained. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c0e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The strangers entertained.