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[The abduction of Ganymede.]

Image ID: 1623821

[The abduction of Ganymede.] (1892)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [The abduction of Ganymede.]

Creator

: Kirchbach, Franck, b. 1859 -- Artist

Published Date

: 1892

Specific Material Type

: prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 29.1 x 21.2 cm.

Notes

: Ganymede was a Trojan youth so beautiful that Zeus came down in the form of an eagle, or sent an eagle, to carry Ganymede to Mount Olympus, where he became cupbearer to the gods.

Original Source

: From Character sketches of romance, fiction and the drama. (New York : Selmar Hess, 1892) Harland, Marion (1830-1922), Editor. Brewer, Ebenezer Cobham (1810-1897), Author.

Source

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

Source Description

: 1 folder (8 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC-WON MYT-Gan

Digital ID

: 1623821

Record ID

: 1762231

Digital Item Published

: 6-25-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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