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Polyphemus bombards Ulysses and his crew with rocks as they escape from the Cyclopes' island lair.

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Title
Polyphemus bombards Ulysses and his crew with rocks as they escape from the Cyclopes' island lair.
Names
R. (Etcher)
Campani, L. (Artist)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Book illustrations -- Homer -- Odyssey

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1810
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON BOOK-Hom-O
Topics
Homer. Odyssey
Giants
Escapes
Throwing
Boulders
Shields -- To 499
Odysseus (Greek mythology)
Cyclopes (Greek mythology)
Boats -- Greek -- To 499
Galleys (Ships) -- Greece -- To 499
Notes
Source note: L''Italia avanti il dominio dei Romani. (Firenze : G. Piatti, 1810) Micali, Giuseppe (1769-1844), Author.
Physical Description
Etchings
Extent: 1 print : b ; plate mark 19.5 x 26.5 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): eaa0af60-c5bd-012f-774a-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1810: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Polyphemus bombards Ulysses and his crew with rocks as they escape from the Cyclopes' island lair." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1810. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-2fe9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Polyphemus bombards Ulysses and his crew with rocks as they escape from the Cyclopes' island lair." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 29, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-2fe9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1810). Polyphemus bombards Ulysses and his crew with rocks as they escape from the Cyclopes' island lair. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-2fe9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Polyphemus bombards Ulysses and his crew with rocks as they escape from the Cyclopes' island lair.