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The rape of Ganymede

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Title
The rape of Ganymede
Additional title: Specimens of Polyautography,
Names
Fuseli, Henry, 1741-1825 (Printmaker)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1804
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Shelf locator: MEVO +
Genres
Prints
Notes
Acquisition: Covington and Kennedy Funds
From an album of prints assembled ca. 1808 including the Specimens of Polyautography and various landscape etchings (by James Wood, Anthonie Waterloo, Benjamin T. Pouncey, William Delamotte, James Gandon, Edward Rooke, Michel Angelo Rooke, William Hodges, Joseph Farington and Matheus Sallieth). See album cover (15 x 19 3/4") and miscellaneous sheets of paper from the album: MEVO (Specimens)
Physical Description
Extent: 31.4 x 24.1 cm
Lithography
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
TMS ID: 20299
TMS Object Number: 103919
Photo Order: 53296
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 37f6f7e0-0e97-0132-4d39-58d385a7bbd0
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1741: Creator Born
  • 1804: Created
  • 1825: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "The rape of Ganymede" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1804. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/3f696000-0f7f-0132-613f-58d385a7bbd0

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "The rape of Ganymede" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 4, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/3f696000-0f7f-0132-613f-58d385a7bbd0

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. (1804). The rape of Ganymede Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/3f696000-0f7f-0132-613f-58d385a7bbd0

Wikipedia Citation

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The rape of Ganymede