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The strangers entertained.

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The strangers entertained.
Additional title: Jupiter and Mercury in the house of Philemon and Baucis.
Crane, Walter (1845-1915) (Artist)

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- B-C

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1910
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON MYT-B-C
Eating & drinking
Older people
Jupiter (Roman deity)
Mercury (Roman deity)
Hermes (Greek deity)
Zeus (Greek deity)
Baucis (Greek mythology)
Philemon (Greek mythology)
Content: Written on border: "Jupiter in disguise & Mercury at the house of Philemon & Baucis."
Source note: Wonder book for girls boys. With 60 designs by Walter Crane. (Boston Houghton Mifflin 1910) Crane, Walter (1845-1915), Illustrator. Hawthorne, Nathaniel (1804-1864), Author.
Physical Description
Six-color lithograph.
Extent: 1 print : col. ; 20.3 x 13.7 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a865e1c0-c5be-012f-a7d6-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1845: Creator Born
  • 1910: Issued
  • 1915: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The strangers entertained." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1910. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c0e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The strangers entertained." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 21, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c0e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1910). The strangers entertained. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c0e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The strangers entertained.