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Title
Iris advises Priam to obtain the body of Hector
Names
Flaxman, John, 1755-1826 (Artist)
Piroli, Tommaso, ca. 1752-1824 (Engraver)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Book illustrations -- Homer -- Iliad

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1805 (Inferred)
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON BOOK-Hom-I
Topics
Homer. Iliad
Grief
Wings (Anatomy)
Goddesses
Iris (Greek deity)
Priam (Greek mythology)
Notes
Content: Printed on border: "Before the king Jove's messenger appears."
Source note: Source information not available.
Physical Description
Engravings
Extent: 18.2 x 32.2 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e8478470-c5bd-012f-034c-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

  • 1755: Creator Born
  • 1805: Issued
  • 1826: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Iris advises Priam to obtain the body of Hector" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1805. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-2fbe-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. "Iris advises Priam to obtain the body of Hector" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 18, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-2fbe-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1805). Iris advises Priam to obtain the body of Hector Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-2fbe-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Iris advises Priam to obtain the body of Hector