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Title
Diana surprised while bathing
Names
Lefebvre, Jules, 1836-1911 (Artist)
Goupil & Cie (Printer)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Diana

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1884 - 1886
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON MYT-Dia
Topics
Artemis (Greek deity)
Bathing
Mythology
Nymphs (Greek deities)
Diana (Roman deity)
Goddesses
Surprise
Female nude in art
Genres
Art reproductions
Notes
Source note: From The Great modern painters : English, French, German, etc., medallists of successive universal expositions. (Paris Goupil 1884-1886).
Content: Most likely refers to the story of Diana and Actaeon: When the hunter Actaeon observed a nude Diana bathing with her nymphs, he was transformed into a stag and killed by his own hunting dogs as punishment.
Physical Description
Photogravures
Extent: 16.2 x 22.3 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b610c150-c5be-012f-d711-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1836: Creator Born
  • 1884: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1911: 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. "Diana surprised while bathing" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1884 - 1886. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c4c-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. "Diana surprised while bathing" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 28, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c4c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1884 - 1886). Diana surprised while bathing Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c4c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Diana surprised while bathing