Hercules Fighting the Centaur Nessos

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by Mary Harrsch (Photographed at the Loggia dei Lanzi, Florence)
published on 05 October 2012

A statue by Giambologna depicting Hercules fighting the centaur Nessos following the latter's attack on Hercules' wife Deianeira as they crossed the river Evenus. 1599 CE (Loggia dei Lanzi, Florence, Italy).



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