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Image ID: 1623639

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. ; 45 x 33.5 cm.


: Amphora from the southern Italian province of Apulia shows a dead hero playing a lyre in his grave temple. The region of Apulia was heavily influenced by nearby Greek colonies in Italy. Note 2.) Written on image: "Apulian amphora with dead hero in his grave temple, playing a lyre."

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

: 1623639

Record ID

: 1762144

Digital Item Published

: 4-7-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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