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Title
The Cyclops Polyphemus tosses rocks at the fleeing Odysseus and his crew
Names
Schützenberger, Louis-Frédéric (1825-1903). (Artist)
Goupil & Cie (Printer of plates)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Book illustrations -- Homer -- Odyssey

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1887
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON BOOK-Hom-O
Topics
Homer. Odyssey
Seas
Giants
Throwing
Boulders
Odysseus (Greek mythology)
Cyclopes (Greek mythology)
Sailboats -- Greek -- To 499
Galleys (Ships) -- Greece -- To 499
Genres
Art reproductions
Notes
Source note: Great men and famous women : a series of pen and pencil sketches of the lives of more than 200 of the most prominent personages in history. (New York : Hess, c1894) Horne, Charles F. (Charles Francis) (1870-1942), Editor.
Physical Description
Photogravures
Extent: 15 x 20 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e99cee90-c5bd-012f-7b8b-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

  • 1825: Creator Born
  • 1887: Created
  • 1903: Creator Died
  • 2020: 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. "The Cyclops Polyphemus tosses rocks at the fleeing Odysseus and his crew" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1887. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-2fe6-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. "The Cyclops Polyphemus tosses rocks at the fleeing Odysseus and his crew" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 23, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-2fe6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1887). The Cyclops Polyphemus tosses rocks at the fleeing Odysseus and his crew Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-2fe6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The Cyclops Polyphemus tosses rocks at the fleeing Odysseus and his crew