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Title
The infant Hercules strangling serpents
Names
Chapuis, H. (Artist)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Hercules

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1890
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON MYT-Her
Topics
Heracles (Greek mythology)
Mythology
Hercules (Roman mythology)
Snakes
Children in art
Serpents
Sculpture, Classical
Genres
Illustrations
Notes
Source note: History of Rome and of the Roman people from its origin to the invasion of the barbarians : containing over three thousand engravings, one hundred maps and plans and numerous chromolithographs. (Boston : Estes and Lauriat, 1890) Duruy, Victor (1811-1894), Author. Mahaffy, John Pentland, Sir (1839-1919), Editor.
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Extent: 11.2 x 8.8 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c81fa2b0-c5be-012f-64a0-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1890: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The infant Hercules strangling serpents" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1890. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c7f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The infant Hercules strangling serpents" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 20, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c7f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1890). The infant Hercules strangling serpents Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c7f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The infant Hercules strangling serpents