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[Melpomene, muse of tragedy]

Image ID: 1623555

[Melpomene, muse of tragedy] (1844-1861)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Melpomene, muse of tragedy]


: Rey, A. -- Etcher
Bineteau, P. -- Lithographer

Published Date

: 1844-1861


: Lithographs

Specific Material Type

: prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; image 22.5 x 18.5 cm.


: Written on border: "Melpomene, Muse of Tragedy, wears a bandelette and wreath of flowers and holds a mask and a basket of offerings. Beside her is a column or cippus and ar her feet a laurel branch. Louvre."

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 -- Muses

Source Description

: 1 folder (28 pictures) ; 1 oversize folder (1 picture)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 1623555

Record ID

: 1761986

Digital Item Published

: 7-16-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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