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Perseus beheading Medusa

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Title
Perseus beheading Medusa
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Perseus

Dates / Origin
Date Created: unknown
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC WON MYT-Per
Topics
Perseus (Greek mythology)
Metopes
Relief (Sculpture), Greek
Athena (Greek deity)
Medusa (Greek mythology)
Mythology, Greek
Decapitations
Genres
Art reproductions
Notes
Content: Written on border: "6th cent. B.C. Pallas Athena ; Herakles [i.e., Perseus] ; Medusa. Metope from Middle Temple of Selinonte [Selinunte]. Museum Palermo".
Physical Description
Rotogravures
Extent: 18 x 14.5 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 203d8770-c5bf-012f-5a98-58d385a7bc34
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

  • : Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Perseus beheading Medusa" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0f3c-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. "Perseus beheading Medusa" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 20, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0f3c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. Perseus beheading Medusa Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0f3c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Perseus beheading Medusa