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Title
Peleus tries to subdue the Nereid Thetis
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- S-Z

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 MYT-S-Z
Topics
Serpents -- Mythology
Fighting
Nymphs (Greek deities)
Lions -- Mythology
Mythology, Greek
Pottery, Greek
Nereids (Greek mythology)
Thetis (Greek mythology)
Peleus (Greek mythology)
Genres
Reproductions
Notes
Content: Written on border: "The hero Peleus wrestles with the sea nymph Thetis. To escape his wooing she transforms herself into a lion and three snakes."
Source note: From Greek vase paintings. (London Unwin 1894) Harrison, Jane Ellen (1850-1928), Author.
Physical Description
Line photoengravings
Extent: 24.8 x 23 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2a3d9e90-c5bf-012f-68f9-58d385a7bc34
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
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Peleus tries to subdue the Nereid Thetis" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-46fc-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. "Peleus tries to subdue the Nereid Thetis" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 21, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-46fc-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). Peleus tries to subdue the Nereid Thetis Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-46fc-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Peleus tries to subdue the Nereid Thetis