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Names
Lalauze, Adolphe (1838-1906) (Etcher)
Moreau, Gustave (1826-1898) (Artist)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Orpheus

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1865
Date Issued: 1892
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Topics
Orpheus (Greek mythology)
Muses (Greek deities)
Dismemberment
Decapitations
Genres
Art reproductions
Notes
Content : Printed on border: "Printed on the Hess press."

Source note : From

Content: After his dismemberment at the hands of the Thracian Maenads, Orpheus' remains were collected by the Muses.
Physical Description
Form: Etchings ( Library of Congress Thesaurus for Graphic Materials )
Extent: 1 print : b ; plate mark 24 x 16 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: 16362140-c5bf-012f-3669-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1838: Creator Born
  • 1865: Created (Approximate)
  • 1906: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Head of Orpheus on his lyre." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1865 - 1892. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0efe-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Head of Orpheus on his lyre." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 27, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0efe-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1865 - 1892). Head of Orpheus on his lyre. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0efe-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Head of Orpheus on his lyre.