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Homeros ergötzt die fremden schiffer durch seine Gefänge.

Image ID: 1623989

Homeros ergötzt die fremden schiffer durch seine Gefänge.  [Homer delights foreign sailors during his captivity.] (1880-1883)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Homeros ergötzt die fremden schiffer durch seine Gefänge.

Alternate Title

: Homer delights foreign sailors during his captivity.


: Philippoteaux, Paul, b. 1846 -- Artist

Published Date

: 1880-1883

Specific Material Type

: prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 16.7 x 10.5 cm.


: There is doubt as to the actual existence of Homer. The poems attributed to him may be a compilation of oral stories and poems. He is attributed with writing the "Iliad" and the "Odyssey."

Original Source

: From Illustrierte Weltgeschichte für das Volk. (Leipzig : O. Spamer, 1880-1883) Corrin, Otto von, Editor.


: Wonders: Images of the Ancient World / Personalities -- A-Z

Source Description

: 2 folders (88 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 1623989

Record ID

: 1762412

Digital Item Published

: 9-4-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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