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Diana and Actaeon.

Image ID: 1623785

Diana and Actaeon. (1884)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Diana and Actaeon.

Creator

: Preller, Friedrich, 1804-1878 -- Artist

Published Date

: 1884

Medium

: Photogravures

Specific Material Type

: prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : col. ; 21.4 x 26.4 cm.

Notes

: Printed on border: "From the original painting by Friedrich J.C.E Preller." Note 2.) When the hunter Actaeon observes a nude Diana (Artemis) bathing with her nymphs, he is transformed into a stag and killed by his own hunting dogs as punishment.

Original Source

: From The masterpieces of German art illusrated : being a biographical history of art in Germany and the Netherlands, from the earliest period to the present time. (Philadelphia Gebbie & Co. 1884) Reed, J. E. (J. Eugene), Editor.

Source

: Wonders: Images of the Ancient World / Mythology -- Diana

Source Description

: 1 folder (20 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC-WON MYT-Dia

Digital ID

: 1623785

Record ID

: 1762190

Digital Item Published

: 6-13-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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