Nessus Abducting Deianira

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Illustration

Karen Barrett-Wilt
by Metropolitan Museum of Art
published on 24 July 2014

Nessus Abducting Deianira by Bertel Thorvaldsen, 1814 CE. The centaur Nessus tries to abduct Deianira, Hercules' wife, only to be slain by Hercules' poison arrow.

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Art, M. M. o. (2014, July 24). Nessus Abducting Deianira. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/2840/nessus-abducting-deianira/

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Art, Metropolitan Museum of. "Nessus Abducting Deianira." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified July 24, 2014. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/2840/nessus-abducting-deianira/.

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