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Apollo playing the cithara, and Artemis holding a bow and arrow

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Title
Apollo playing the cithara, and Artemis holding a bow and arrow
Names
Rey, A. (Engraver)
Bineteau, P. (Lithographer)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Apollo

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1844 - 1861
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON MYT-Apo
Topics
Bow and arrow
Mythology
Diana (Roman deity)
Artemis (Greek deity)
Clothing & dress -- Greece -- To 499
Apollo (Greek deity)
Gods & goddesses
Cithara
Notes
Content: Written on border: "Apollo playing the cithara, and Diana in a Phoenician dress of quadrill design. Diana wears a cidaris, another attribute of Persian Diana or Anaïtis. She carries a quiver and bow and arrow. British Museum."
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
Lithographs
Hand coloring
Extent: 21.2 x 19.6 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 997d9e10-c5be-012f-a2ee-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

  • 1844: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Apollo playing the cithara, and Artemis holding a bow and arrow" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1844 - 1861. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-1a47-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Apollo playing the cithara, and Artemis holding a bow and arrow" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 8, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-1a47-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1844 - 1861). Apollo playing the cithara, and Artemis holding a bow and arrow Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-1a47-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Apollo playing the cithara, and Artemis holding a bow and arrow