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Apollo shoots arrows into Tityus, who abducted Latona.

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Title
Apollo shoots arrows into Tityus, who abducted Latona.
Names
Bineteau, P. (Lithographer)
Rey, A. (Engraver)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Apollo

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1844 - 1861
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON MYT-Apo
Shelf locator: PC-WON OX MYT-Apo
Topics
Kidnappings
Apollo (Greek deity)
Bow and arrow -- To 499
Wounds & injuries
Leto (Greek deity)
Genres
Lithographs
Notes
Content: Light foxing at upper right and along center fold.
Content: Juno (Greek Hera), wife of Jupiter (Zeus), urged Tityus, one of Jupiter's giant sons, to attack Latona (Leto), mother of Diana (Artemis) and Apollo. Tityus finally tried this, and was killed with arrows by Leto's two children while trying to carry her off.
Source note: Elite des monuments céramographiques : matériaux pour l''histoire des religions et des moeurs de l''antiquité. (Paris : Leleux, 1844-1861) Lenormant, Charles (1802-1859), Author.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 31 x 45 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a1712df0-c5be-012f-c1d4-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1844: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2018: Found by you!
  • 2019

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Apollo shoots arrows into Tityus, who abducted Latona." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1844 - 1861. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-642d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Apollo shoots arrows into Tityus, who abducted Latona." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 22, 2018. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-642d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1844 - 1861). Apollo shoots arrows into Tityus, who abducted Latona. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-642d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Apollo shoots arrows into Tityus, who abducted Latona.