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Image ID: 1623864

Leander. (1897)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Leander.


: Witzel, Joseph Rudolph, b. 1867 -- Artist

Published Date

: 1897

Specific Material Type

: prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : col. ; 25.8 x 18.2 cm.


: Leander drowned when swimming across the Hellespont (Dardanelles Strait) at night, trying to visit his love Hero, a priestess of Aphrodite.

Original Source

: From Jugend. (M√ľnich : G. Hirth, 1896-) .


: Wonders: Images of the Ancient World / Mythology -- J-M

Source Description

: 1 folder (20 pictures) ; 1 oversize folder (1 picture)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 1623864

Record ID

: 1762329

Digital Item Published

: 6-30-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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