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Title
Three winged love gods hovering over the sea
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Book illustrations -- Homer -- Odyssey

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1894
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON BOOK-Hom-O
Topics
Homer. Odyssey
Nudes
Flying
Wings (Anatomy)
Love
Gods -- Greek
Genres
Art reproductions
Notes
Content: Athenian red-figure stamnos depicts the Erotes, or Greek love gods: Eros, Himerus and Pothos. One holds a ribbon, the other a flower spray, the third a hare, which is a customary love-gift among the Greeks. Cf. image ID 1621548 for depiction of the obverse of the vase.
Source note: From Greek vase paintings. (London Unwin 1894) Harrison, Jane Ellen (1850-1928), Author.
Physical Description
Line photoengravings
Extent: 17.7 x 28.5 cm
Foxing on image.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): eb4523d0-c5bd-012f-7cd4-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1894: Issued
  • 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. "Three winged love gods hovering over the sea" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-2feb-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. "Three winged love gods hovering over the sea" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 21, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-2feb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1894). Three winged love gods hovering over the sea Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-2feb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Three winged love gods hovering over the sea