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Young Mercury with a faun skin over his tunic holds his caduceus as he stands on a plant between two sphinxes.

Image ID: 1625030

Young Mercury with a faun skin over his tunic holds his caduceus as he stands on a plant between two sphinxes. (1844-1861)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Young Mercury with a faun skin over his tunic holds his caduceus as he stands on a plant between two sphinxes.

Creator(s)

: Housselin, Alexis Louis Pierre -- Engraver
Fourquemin, fl. 1835-1853 -- Lithographer

Published Date

: 1844-1861

Medium

: Lithographs

Specific Material Type

: prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 17.4 x 13.6 cm.

Notes

: Foxing on image.

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 / Sphinxes

Source Description

: 1 folder (7 pictures); 5 postcards

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC-WON SPH

Digital ID

: 1625030

Record ID

: 1764144

Digital Item Published

: 4-1-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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