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Peleus tries to subdue the Nereid Thetis.

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Title
Peleus tries to subdue the Nereid Thetis.
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- S-Z

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1894
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC WON MYT-S-Z
Topics
Serpents -- Mythology
Fighting
Nymphs (Greek deities)
Lions -- Mythology
Mythology, Greek
Pottery, Greek
Nereids (Greek mythology)
Thetis (Greek mythology)
Peleus (Greek mythology)
Notes
Content: Written on border: "The hero Peleus wrestles with the sea nymph Thetis. To escape his wooing she transforms herself into a lion and three snakes."
Source note: From
Physical Description
Line photoengravings
Extent: 1 print : b ; 24.8 x 23 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2a3d9e90-c5bf-012f-68f9-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1894: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Peleus tries to subdue the Nereid Thetis." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-46fc-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Peleus tries to subdue the Nereid Thetis." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 26, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-46fc-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1894). Peleus tries to subdue the Nereid Thetis. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-46fc-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Peleus tries to subdue the Nereid Thetis.