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Title
Hercules, hero of Olympic games; Hercules in the gymnasium
Names
Wicar, Jean-Baptiste Joseph, 1762-1834 (Delineator)
Godefroy, François, 1743?-1819 (Etcher)
Masquelier fils (Draftsman)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Hercules

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1789 - 1819
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)
Athletes
Male nude in art
Olympic games (Ancient)
Clubs (weapons)
Cameos, Ancient
Genres
Illustrations
Notes
Source note: Tableaux, statues, bas-reliefs et camées de la Galerie de Florence et du Palais Pitti. (Paris : Masquelier, 1789-1819) Mongez (1747-1835), Author.
Statement of responsibility: "Dessiné par Wicar. Gravé à l'Eau-forte par Masquelier fils. Terminé par Godefroy."--lettered on border.
Physical Description
Etchings
Extent: 18.2 x 22.6 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): cb2c9f40-c5be-012f-b406-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1762: Creator Born
  • 1789: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1834: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Hercules, hero of Olympic games; Hercules in the gymnasium" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1789 - 1819. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c89-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. "Hercules, hero of Olympic games; Hercules in the gymnasium" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 29, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c89-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1789 - 1819). Hercules, hero of Olympic games; Hercules in the gymnasium Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c89-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Hercules, hero of Olympic games; Hercules in the gymnasium