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The strangers in the village.

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Title
The strangers in the village.
Names
Crane, Walter (1845-1915) (Artist)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Jupiter

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1892
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC WON MYT-Jup
Topics
Jupiter (Roman deity)
Zeus (Greek deity)
Staffs (Sticks)
Mercury (Roman deity)
Poor persons
Mythology, Greek
Animal attacks
Ovid, 43 B.C.-17 or 18 A.D
Hermes (Greek deity)
Notes
Content: Zeus and Hermes visit earth disguised as ordinary peasants and are denied hospitality by all but the aged couple Baucis and Philemon. Written on border: "Illus. by W. Crane (Jupiter and Mercury on their way to visit Philemon and 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
Extent: 1 print : col. ; 19.5 x 12.6 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e21b1530-c5be-012f-577a-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1845: Creator Born
  • 1892: Issued
  • 1915: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The strangers in the village." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1892. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c33-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The strangers in the village." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 1, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c33-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1892). The strangers in the village. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c33-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The strangers in the village.