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[Mercury in a pose of flight carrying his caduceus and a lyre]

Image ID: 1623004

[Mercury in a pose of flight carrying his caduceus and a lyre] (1844-1861)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Mercury in a pose of flight carrying his caduceus and a lyre]

Creator(s)

: Housselin, Alexis Louis Pierre -- Etcher
Fourquemin, fl. 1835-1853 -- Lithographer

Published Date

: 1844-1861

Medium

: Lithographs

Specific Material Type

: prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; image diameter 12.5 cm.

Notes

: Written on border: "Mercury with his caduceus seems to be running down the mountainside carrying away Apollo's lyre which Mercury has stolen from him."

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.

Source

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

Source Description

: 1 folder (17 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC WON MYT-Mer

Digital ID

: 1623004

Record ID

: 1761930

Digital Item Published

: 7-11-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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