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Polyphemus bombards Ulysses and his crew with rocks as they escape from the Cyclopes' island lair

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Title
Polyphemus bombards Ulysses and his crew with rocks as they escape from the Cyclopes' island lair
Names
Riepenhausen, Franz, 1786-1831 (Etcher)
Campani, L. (Artist)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Book illustrations -- Homer -- Odyssey

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1810
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
Giants
Escapes
Throwing
Boulders
Shields -- To 499
Odysseus (Greek mythology)
Cyclopes (Greek mythology)
Boats -- Greek -- To 499
Galleys (Ships) -- Greece -- To 499
Notes
Source note: L''Italia avanti il dominio dei Romani. (Firenze : G. Piatti, 1810) Micali, Giuseppe (1769-1844), Author.
Physical Description
Etchings
Extent: Plate mark 19.5 x 26.5 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): eaa0af60-c5bd-012f-774a-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

  • 1786: Creator Born
  • 1810: Issued
  • 1831: Creator Died
  • 2013: 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. "Polyphemus bombards Ulysses and his crew with rocks as they escape from the Cyclopes' island lair" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1810. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-2fe9-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. "Polyphemus bombards Ulysses and his crew with rocks as they escape from the Cyclopes' island lair" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 28, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-2fe9-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. (1810). Polyphemus bombards Ulysses and his crew with rocks as they escape from the Cyclopes' island lair Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-2fe9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Polyphemus bombards Ulysses and his crew with rocks as they escape from the Cyclopes' island lair