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Title
Three winged love gods hovering over the sea
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Book illustrations -- Homer -- Odyssey

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1894
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
Nudes
Flying
Wings (Anatomy)
Love
Gods -- Greek
Genres
Art reproductions
Notes
Content: Athenian red-figure stamnos depicts the Erotes, or Greek love gods: Eros, Himerus and Pothos. One holds a ribbon, the other a flower spray, the third a hare, which is a customary love-gift among the Greeks. Cf. image ID 1621548 for depiction of the obverse of the vase.
Source note: From Greek vase paintings. (London Unwin 1894) Harrison, Jane Ellen (1850-1928), Author.
Physical Description
Line photoengravings
Extent: 17.7 x 28.5 cm
Foxing on image.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): eb4523d0-c5bd-012f-7cd4-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1894: Issued
  • 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. "Three winged love gods hovering over the sea" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-2feb-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. "Three winged love gods hovering over the sea" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 26, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-2feb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1894). Three winged love gods hovering over the sea Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-2feb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Three winged love gods hovering over the sea