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Object: Ulysses Deriding Polyphemus
Series: The Turner Gallery
Elaborate galley setting sail in centre, with Ulysses standing at back, nymphs in the crests of the waves in front, fire burning in the caves behind at left, the giant above; the bright sun setting at right, with the outline of Apollo's horses beside, more boats with cheering crowds at right; after JMW Turner (Butlin & Joll 330). 1859-61
Engraving and etching
- Production date
Height: 229 millimetres (trimmed)
Width: 322 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- See 1861,0518.841 for comment.
The same subject was made in chromolithograph by Ogle in 1858 (R860).
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Prints and Drawings
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