The centaur Nessus carrying off Deianeira

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The centaur Nessus carrying off Deianeira. Etching with aquatint by F Bartolozzi after GB Cipriani. Created 1787. In the background is Heracles (Hercules) holding a crossbow. Nessus (Greek mythology). Rape. Deianira (Greek mythological character). Hercules (Roman mythological character). Contributors: Giovanni Battista Cipriani (1727–1785); Francesco Bartolozzi (1727–1815). Work ID: ac2emxwd.

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