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0035140
SHIELD OF ACHILLES.
Silver-gilt sculpture, 1821, by John Flaxman.
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0000162
HOMER: THE ILIAD.
Hector's body dragged behind the chariot of Achilles. Line engraving, 1805, after the drawing by John Flaxman.
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0017278
HOMER: THE ILIAD.
Hector, dressed for battle, scolds Paris who is wearing a peasant's hat or kyne, symbolizing inactivity. Line drawing by John Flaxman, c1792.
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0000163
HOMER: THE ILIAD.
The funeral of Hector. Line engraving, 1805, after the drawing by John Flaxman.
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0018157
HOMER: THE ILIAD.
Venus, who has been wounded in the hand in battle with Diomed, is escorted by 'Winged Iris' to Mars, seated on a cloud. Line drawing, c1805, after John Flaxman.
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0000726
HOMER: THE ODYSSEY.
Odysseus giving wine to Polyphemus. Line engraving, 1805, after the drawing by John Flaxman.
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0038292
HOMER: THE ILIAD.
The fight for the body of Patroclus. Line engraving, 1793, by Thomas Piroli after John Flaxman.
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0000158
HOMER: THE ILIAD.
Minerva repressing the fury of Achilles. Line engraving, 1805, by William Blake after the drawing by John Flaxman.
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0000725
HOMER: THE ODYSSEY.
Odysseus taking leave of his wife Penelope and her father Icarius before departing for Ithaca. Line engraving, 1805, after the drawing by John Flaxman.
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0096429
CARRIAGE OF JUNO.
Line engraving, 19th century, after John Flaxman.
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0017277
HOMER: THE ILIAD.
Venus, disguised as the 'ancient maid,' Groea, visits Helen as she walks on walls of Troy. On the right Trojan women look down onto the battlefield Line drawing by John Flaxman (1755-1826).
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0053702
HOMER: THE ODYSSEY.
Mercury conducting the souls of the suitors to the infernal regions. Line engraving, c1805, after John Flaxman.
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0000727
HOMER: THE ODYSSEY.
Odysseus recognized by his aged nurse Euryclea. Line engraving, 1805, after the drawing by John Flaxman.
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0000161
HOMER: THE ILIAD.
Thetis bringing the armor to Achilles. Line engraving, 1805, after the drawing by John Flaxman.
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0017006
HOMER: THE ODYSSEY.
The meeting of Ulysses and Penelope. Line engraving, 1805, by James Neagle after the drawing by John Flaxman.
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0017005
HOMER: THE ODYSSEY.
Ulysses killing the suitors of his wife, Penelope. Line engraving, 1805, by James Neagle after the drawing by John Flaxman.
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0039932
HOMER: THE ILIAD.
Homer Invoking the Muse. Line engraving, 1805, after the drawing by John Flaxman.
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0039931
HOMER: THE ILIAD.
Neptune rising from the sea. Line engraving, 1805, after a drawing by John Flaxman for Homer's 'The Iliad.'
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0000160
HOMER: THE ILIAD.
The Embassy to Achilles. Line engraving, 1805, after the drawing by John Flaxman.
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0014674
HOMER: THE ILIAD.
Achilles contending with the Rivers. Line engraving, 1793, by Thomas Piroli after John Flaxman.
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0015946
HOMER: THE ODYSSEY.
Scylla. Line engraving, 1805, by James Neagle after the drawing by John Flaxman.
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0116563
AMERICAN LOYALISTS, 1783.
Americans loyal to Great Britain are received in England after the end of the Revolutionary War, 1783. William Franklin is in the center. Line engraving, possibly by John Flaxman (1755-1826).
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0052027
HOMER: THE ODYSSEY.
Lampetia complains to Apollo. Line engraving, c1805, after John Flaxman.
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0017276
HOMER: THE ILIAD.
Venus has led Helen to Paris' palace where he lies upon a couch. Line drawing by John Flaxman (1755-1826), c1792.
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0000728
HOMER: THE ODYSSEY.
Odysseus with his dog Argus. 'Takes a last look & having seen him dies. So closed for ever faithful Argus eyes.' Line engraving, 1805, after the drawing by John Flaxman.
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0040619
HOMER: THE ODYSSEY.
The Sirens singing to Odysseus, strapped to the mast, while his sailors, their ears stopped up with wax, row past. Line drawing, c1805, after the drawing by John Flaxman.
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0000159
HOMER: THE ILIAD.
The meeting of Hector and Andromache. Line engraving, 1805, by James Parker after the drawing by John Flaxman.
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0069008
HOMER: THE ODYSSEY.
The Harpies go to seize the terrified daughters of Pandarus. Line drawing, c1805 after the drawing by John Flaxman.
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0096551
HOMER: THE ODYSSEY.
Odysseus is laid on the shore by the Phaeacian sailors. Line engraving, c1805, after John Flaxman for Homer's 'Odyssey.'
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0059739
HOMER: THE ILIAD.
Hector's body dragged behind the chariot of Achilles. Line engraving, 1805, after the drawing by John Flaxman.
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0053703
HOMER: THE ODYSSEY.
Mercury conducting the souls of the suitors to the infernal regions. Line engraving, c1805, after John Flaxman.
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0052028
HOMER: THE ODYSSEY.
Lampetia complains to Apollo. Line engraving, c1805, after John Flaxman.
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0053669
HOMER: THE ILIAD.
Ajax defending the Greek ships against the Trojans. Line engraving, 1793, by Thomas Piroli after John Flaxman.
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0054941
ODYSSEUS & CYCLOPS.
Odysseus gives wine to Polyphemus: line engraving, c. 1805, after John Flaxman for Homer's "Odyssey.
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0048355
HOMER: THE ODYSSEY.
The Sirens singing to Odysseus, strapped to the mast, while his sailors, their ears stopped up with wax, row past. Line drawing, c1805, after the drawing by John Flaxman.
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0039948
HOMER: THE ILIAD.
Neptune rising from the sea. Line engraving, 1805, after a drawing by John Flaxman for Homer's 'The Iliad.'
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0052093
IRIS, VENUS, & MARS.
Iris, goddess of the Rainbow, escorts the wounded Venus to Mars. Line engraving, c1805, after John Flaxman, for Homer's 'Iliad.'