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Leucothea Preserving Ulysses
  • James Neagle, engraver
    1765–1822
    died: London, England, United Kingdom
    John Flaxman
    1755–1826
    born: York, England, United Kingdom ; died: London, England, United Kingdom
  • Leucothea Preserving Ulysses, 1805
  • The Odyssey of Homer engraved from the Compositions of John Flaxman R.A., Sculptor
  • Where object was made: United States
  • engraving
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 245 x 354 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 280 x 442 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 9 5/8 x 13 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 x 17 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 16 x 20 in
  • Gift of Joseph Lamb
  • Not on display
  • 1990.0005
Description

Nude woman stands at center of composition while man at right grasps a column. Four other figures are visible to the woman's left and behind her.