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Hercules and the Nemean Lion
Hercules and the Nemean Lion
Date:
16th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
21.3 x 14.3 cm (image)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance: Sotheby Parke Bernet 11/9/1973, no. 409 (part); M.S. Sopher (his stamp verso);
The sheet slightly foxed;

Accession Number:
1993.63.159
Acquisition Date:
1993-09-16
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

against a rocky hillside, Hercules grappling with the lion of Nemea; in a cave another lion can be seen; Hercules club is on the ground

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