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The death of Aegisthus.

Image ID: 1624019

The death of Aegisthus. (1900)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The death of Aegisthus.


: Pellissier & Allen, Ph. -- Etcher

Published Date

: 1900

Specific Material Type

: photomechanical_prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 11 x 14.8 cm.


: "From Ariccia, probably the work of a Greek sculptor living in S. Italy. (Gamle Glypto-thek, Copenhagen.) Clytemnestra, rushing forward, lays her hand on Orestes' shoulder ; Electra stands behind her exulting. The women wailing on either side may represent a Chorus." -- note in source List of Illustrations. Note 2.) Printed on border: "'See, I have done with in.'"

Original Source

: From The Oresteia / translated and explained by George C.W. Warr. (New York Longmans, Green 1900) Aeschylus, Author.


: Wonders: Images of the Ancient World / Mythology -- N-O

Source Description

: 1 folder (15 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 1624019

Record ID

: 1762444

Digital Item Published

: 7-21-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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