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Hercules Killing the Hydra of Lerna
Hercules Killing the Hydra of Lerna
Date:
16th century
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
21.5 x 17.8 cm (image); 22 x 18.1 cm (sheet)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.36932
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Hercules and Jolaüs torment the many-headed Hydra with large clubs, while a crab tickles Hercules' foot.