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The death of Orpheus.

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The death of Orpheus.
Goupil & Cie. (Printer of plates)
Lévy, Emile (1826-1890) (Artist)

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Orpheus

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1866
Date Issued: 188-
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Orpheus (Greek mythology)
Mythology, Greek
Sword swallowers
Art reproductions
Statement of responsibility: "From the original painting in the Luxembourg Gallery [i.e., Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France]."--printed note on border.
Source note: Masterpieces of French art. (Philadelphia : Gebbie, 188-) Sylvestre, Henri, Author.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 27.3 x 16.8 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 17e834f0-c5bf-012f-2453-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1866: Created (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The death of Orpheus." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1866 - 188. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0f03-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The death of Orpheus." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 22, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0f03-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1866 - 188). The death of Orpheus. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0f03-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The death of Orpheus.