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Hercules and Atlas.

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Title
Hercules and Atlas.
Names
Crane, Walter (1845-1915) (Artist)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Hercules

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1892
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON MYT-Her
Topics
Heracles (Greek mythology)
Mythology
Lifting & carrying
Hercules (Roman mythology)
Atlas (Greek deity)
Notes
Content : Hercules approaches the Titan Atlas, who is seen supporting the heavens on his shoulders.

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. ; 17.5 x 10.6 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: c9d04e00-c5be-012f-e50c-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

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Hercules and Atlas." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1892. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c85-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Hercules and Atlas." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 7, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c85-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1892). Hercules and Atlas. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c85-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Hercules and Atlas.