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The Adventures of Ulysses

A work made of tempera on panel.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of tempera on panel.

Date:

1435/45

Artist:

Apollonio di Giovanni
Italian, 1415/17-1465

About this artwork

On View

Painting and Sculpture of Europe, Gallery 238

Artist

Apollonio di Giovanni

Title

The Adventures of Ulysses

Origin

Italy

Date

1435–1445

Medium

Tempera on panel

Inscriptions

In white pigment, PVLIFEMO (three times on left), VLISSE (seven times in all, but on two occasions, above the scenes of Ulysses found by Nausicaa and Ulysses meeting Irus, very rubbed), [ER]ME, INACO, and PENOLOPE (twice)

Dimensions

42 × 131.7 cm (16 3/4 × 51 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Mr. and Mrs. Martin A. Ryerson Collection

Reference Number

1933.1006

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