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The Labors of Hercules: Capture of the Oxen of the Geryones in Erythia

A work made of woodcut on paper.
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  • A work made of woodcut on paper.


c. 1528


Gabriel Salmon
French, active 1504-1542

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Gabriel Salmon


The Labors of Hercules: Capture of the Oxen of the Geryones in Erythia


France (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1523–1533


Woodcut on paper


Image/plate: 19.7 × 14.8 cm (7 13/16 × 5 7/8 in.); Sheet: 25.3 × 17.5 cm (10 × 6 15/16 in.)

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Potter Palmer Collection Fund

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