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Neptune, Hercules and Mercury fishing from three rocks in the sea.

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Title
Neptune, Hercules and Mercury fishing from three rocks in the sea.
Names
Bineteau, P. (Lithographer)
Petit, L. (Engraver)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Fishing -- Ancient

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1844 - 1861
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON FISHI-Anc
Topics
Fishing
Hercules (Roman mythology)
Mercury (Roman deity)
Neptune (Roman deity)
Mythology, Roman
Notes
Content: Written on border: "Neptune takes a tunny fish from the line on his trident. Hercules wearing a lion's skin and with a quiver on his back fishes as he kneels. Mercury with his caduceus seems to address Hercules. It is a comic scene with vine leaves in the background." "Thomas Hope Collection, London."
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 ; 22 x 32 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 29da8570-c5be-012f-711d-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. (1844 - 1861). Neptune, Hercules and Mercury fishing from three rocks in the sea. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-2fc2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Neptune, Hercules and Mercury fishing from three rocks in the sea.