Hercules overcomes Antaeus, who opposes his passage into Africa / Copper Plate Magazine
- Hercules overcomes Antaeus, who opposes his passage into Africa
- Copper Plate Magazine
Hercules killing the giant Antaeus by lifting him up; the hero's club at his feet; a cliff in the right middle distance; illustration to Ovid's 'Metamorphoses'; working proof.
- 1774-1778 (c)
- Height: 201 millimetres (trimmed)
- Width: 150 millimetres
This is a copy of a plate after Eisen. See 1877,1013.1241 for comment.
For lettered state see 1877,1013.1250.
Not on display (British XVIIIc Unmounted Roy)
- Associated Title: Metamorphoses
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Object reference number: PPA292156
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