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Amphore (Vulci).

Image ID: 1624635

Amphore (Vulci). (1862-1864)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Amphore (Vulci).

Creator

: Imprimerie Lemercier et cie -- Publisher

Published Date

: 1862-1864

Medium

: Lithographs -- Color

Specific Material Type

: prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : col. ; 37.5 x 32.5 cm.

Notes

: In the top panel. Leto is on the left, Apollo with his lyre in the center, and Diana (labeled with her Greek name of "Artemis") on the right. Vulci was an ancient Etruscan city, now known for its tombs and the art treasures they were found to contain. Note 2.) Slight foxing around borders. Two scenes are depicted (from different pottery pieces), as well as a view of an entire vessel. Written above upper scene: "Apollo and Diana, and Leto who is mother of Apollo and Diana."

Original Source

: From L 'Etrurie et les Etrusques ; ou dix ans de fouilles dans les maremmes toscanes, par Noël des Vergers. (Paris: Firmin Didot, 1862-1864) Desvergers, Noël (1805-1867), Author.

Source

: Wonders: Images of the Ancient World / Mythology (General)

Source Description

: 1 folder (7 pictures) ; 1 oversize folder (9 pictures) ; 2 postcards

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC-WON MYT

Digital ID

: 1624635

Record ID

: 1763201

Digital Item Published

: 6-20-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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