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Apollo descending from Olympus on a swan.

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Title
Apollo descending from Olympus on a swan.
Names
Bineteau, P. (Lithographer)
Rey, A. (Engraver)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Apollo

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1844 - 1861
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON MYT-Apo
Topics
Palms
Lyres
Swans
Gods
Mythology
Nymphs (Greek deities)
Apollo (Greek deity)
Pan (Greek deity)
Notes
Content: Written on border: "Apollo wreathed with laurel and playing a lyre descends from Olympus on a swan landing before the nymph Cyrene seated before a palm and playing a lyre, Pan with a ferula or giant fennel, and Echo with a hare. Hamiliton Collection."
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
Lithographs
Extent: 1 print : b ; 23.2 x 31.8 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9b71e140-c5be-012f-cb86-58d385a7bc34
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. "Apollo descending from Olympus on a swan." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1844 - 1861. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-1a4d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Apollo descending from Olympus on a swan." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 27, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-1a4d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1844 - 1861). Apollo descending from Olympus on a swan. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-1a4d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Apollo descending from Olympus on a swan.