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Winged Mercury seated on a stone cube in the pose of a messenger.

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Title
Winged Mercury seated on a stone cube in the pose of a messenger.
Names
Housselin, Alexis Louis Pierre (Etcher)
Fourquemin (fl. 1835-1853) (Lithographer)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Mercury

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1844 - 1861
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC WON MYT-Mer
Topics
Mercury (Roman deity)
Hermes (Greek deity)
Wings (Anatomy)
Genres
Lithographs
Notes
Content: Written on border: "His wings are attached on his breast." "Panckoucke Collection." Foxing on image.
Source note: Elite des monuments céramographiques : matériaux pour l''histoire des religions et des moeurs de l''antiquité. (Paris : Leleux, 1844-1861) Lenormant, Charles (1802-1859), Author.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; image 14.5 x 12 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f1a6c670-c5be-012f-794c-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1844: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Winged Mercury seated on a stone cube in the pose of a messenger." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1844 - 1861. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-1a05-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Winged Mercury seated on a stone cube in the pose of a messenger." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 28, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-1a05-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1844 - 1861). Winged Mercury seated on a stone cube in the pose of a messenger. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-1a05-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Winged Mercury seated on a stone cube in the pose of a messenger.