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Medea musing on the murder of her children, from Pompeii.

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Title
Medea musing on the murder of her children, from Pompeii.
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Medea

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1869 - 1870
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Topics
Medea (Greek mythology)
Thinking
Notes
Content: From a mural at Pompeii.
Source note: Collection of the most remarkable monuments of the National Museum. (Naples : Naples Museo Nazionale, 1869-1870) Gargiulo, Raffaele , Publisher. Museo nazionale di Napoli , Author.
Physical Description
Etchings
Foxing on image. Verso stamp has bled to recto.
Extent: 1 print : b ; plate mark 26 x 21 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ed5983d0-c5be-012f-dc1d-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1869: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Medea musing on the murder of her children, from Pompeii." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1869 - 1870. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-19f8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Medea musing on the murder of her children, from Pompeii." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 29, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-19f8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1869 - 1870). Medea musing on the murder of her children, from Pompeii. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-19f8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Medea musing on the murder of her children, from Pompeii.