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Image ID: 1623638

Amphora. (1883)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Amphora.


: Genick, A. -- Artist
Hein & Mosler -- Lithographer
Ernst Wasmuth (Firm) -- Publisher

Published Date

: 1883


: Lithographs -- Color

Specific Material Type

: prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : col. ; 44 x 33 cm.


: Amphora from one of the Greek colonies on the coast of the region of Lucania in southern Italy. The scene shows a soldier capturing a woman, possibly as a prize of war. Note 2.) Written on image: "Lucanian amphora. Capturing a woman."

Original Source

: From Griechische Keramik. Ausgewählt und aufgenommen von A. Genick. Mit Beschreibung von Adolf Furtwängler. (Berlin Wasmuth 1883) Furtwängler, Adolf (1853-1907), Author.


: Wonders: Images of the Ancient World / Greece -- Ancient

Source Description

: 1 folder (14 pictures) ; 1 oversize folder (4 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 1623638

Record ID

: 1762143

Digital Item Published

: 4-4-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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