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Amphora depicting Hercules slaying the Nemean lion as the goddess Athena looks on

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Title
Amphora depicting Hercules slaying the Nemean lion as the goddess Athena looks on
Names
Hein & Mosler (Lithographer)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Hercules

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1883
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON MYT-Her
Topics
Heracles (Greek mythology)
Antiquities
Athena (Greek deity)
Amphoras
Hercules (Roman mythology)
Lions -- Mythology
Minerva (Roman deity)
Mythology, Greek
Pottery -- Greece
Vases, Greek
Nemean lion (Greek mythology)
Vases
Genres
Illustrations
Physical Description
Lithographs
Extent: 25.1 x 20.2 cm
Tinted lithograph.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): cee22ea0-c5be-012f-e70b-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

  • 1883: 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. "Amphora depicting Hercules slaying the Nemean lion as the goddess Athena looks on" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1883. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6018-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. "Amphora depicting Hercules slaying the Nemean lion as the goddess Athena looks on" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 2, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6018-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1883). Amphora depicting Hercules slaying the Nemean lion as the goddess Athena looks on Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6018-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Amphora depicting Hercules slaying the Nemean lion as the goddess Athena looks on