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[Neptune presenting a dolphin to Theseus.]

Image ID: 1624027

[Neptune presenting a dolphin to Theseus.] (1844-1861)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Neptune presenting a dolphin to Theseus.]


: Petit, L. -- Etcher
Bineteau, P. -- Lithographer

Published Date

: 1844-1861


: Lithographs

Specific Material Type

: prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; image 17.5 x 23 cm.


: Figures on amphora from Nola, Italy, attributed to Achilles Painter, ca. 475-425 B.C.E., Paris, Cabinet des Medailles, 363. Note 2.) Written on border: "Neptune Aegaeus armed with a trident presents, with an air of anger and menace, a dolphin to the young Theseus, son of Aegaeus, King of Athens. Duc de Luynes Collection."

Original Source

: From Elite des monuments céramographiques : matériaux pour l'histoire des religions et des moeurs de l'antiquité. (Paris : Leleux, 1844-1861) Lenormant, Charles (1802-1859), Author.


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

Source Description

: 1 folder (14 pictures) ; 1 oversize folder (2 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 1624027

Record ID

: 1762471

Digital Item Published

: 7-22-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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