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LITERATURE
Ancient
HomerOdyssey Book IX: Ulysses reports his adventures (Cicones, Lotophages, Polyphemus)vv. 287-294 (also Ovid, Metamorphoses, XIV, 205-212): Polyphemus devours two comrades of Ulysses
HomerOdyssey Census of Antique Art Known to the RenaissanceKnown PrototypesParis, Louvre (Sarcophagus, Polyphemus, Ulysses, and two companions)
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ARTIST/CREATOR
Graeco-Roman
DATE
1st century BC - 2nd century
LOCATION
Paris, Musée du Louvre (inv. MA 3456)
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RELATIONS
Census database
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