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Krater depicting Theseus and Procrustes, and Theseus slaying the wild boar of Crommyon

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Title
Krater depicting Theseus and Procrustes, and Theseus slaying the wild boar of Crommyon
Additional title: Cratère (Chiusi).
Names
Imprimerie Lemercier et cie (Printer)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Theseus

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1862 - 1864
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON MYT-The
Topics
Boars
Mythology, Greek
Male nude in art
Vases, Greek
Theseus (Greek mythology)
Pottery, Greek
Kraters
Procrustes (Greek mythology)
Nudes
Genres
Reproductive prints
Notes
Source identifier: 11461 (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Content: Written on border: "Theseus driving Procrustes, highwayman, from Attica, and also killing the wild pig that ravaged the land of Crommyon, on the Isthmus of Corinth."
Physical Description
Lithographs
Extent: 29.6 x 38.3 cm
Foxing and ink stains on image.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2fe5e450-c5bf-012f-9d35-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1862: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Krater depicting Theseus and Procrustes, and Theseus slaying the wild boar of Crommyon" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1862 - 1864. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-470b-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. "Krater depicting Theseus and Procrustes, and Theseus slaying the wild boar of Crommyon" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 23, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-470b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1862 - 1864). Krater depicting Theseus and Procrustes, and Theseus slaying the wild boar of Crommyon Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-470b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Krater depicting Theseus and  Procrustes, and Theseus slaying the wild boar of Crommyon