Hercules Fighting the Centaur Nessos

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Illustration

Mark Cartwright
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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Cite This Work

APA Style

Florence), M. H. (. A. T. L. D. L. (2012, October 05). Hercules Fighting the Centaur Nessos. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/912/

Chicago Style

Florence), Mary H. (. A. T. L. D. L. "Hercules Fighting the Centaur Nessos." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified October 05, 2012. https://www.ancient.eu/image/912/.

MLA Style

Florence), Mary H. (. A. T. L. D. L. "Hercules Fighting the Centaur Nessos." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 05 Oct 2012. Web. 25 Apr 2019.

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