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[Apollo with a knife is about to flay Marsyas, who is tied to a tree.]

Image ID: 1623869

[Apollo with a knife is about to flay Marsyas, who is tied to a tree.] (1844-1861)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Apollo with a knife is about to flay Marsyas, who is tied to a tree.]

Creator(s)

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

Published Date

: 1844-1861

Medium

: Lithographs

Specific Material Type

: prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 20.5 x 25.8 cm.

Notes

: After losing a music contest with Apollo, the satyr Marsyas is flayed alive as punishment. Note 2.) Written on border: "From Antike Bildwerke by Gerhard." Additional text written on border.

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.

Source

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

Source Description

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

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC-WON MYT-J-M

Digital ID

: 1623869

Record ID

: 1762334

Digital Item Published

: 7-2-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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