Antigone Pouring a Libation over the Corpse of Her Brother Polynices

  • William Henry Rinehart, Antigone Pouring a Libation over the Corpse of Her Brother Polynices, modeled 1867-1870, painted plaster, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Peabody Institute, 1970.335.1

Title
Antigone Pouring a Libation over the Corpse of Her Brother Polynices
Artist
Date
modeled 1867-1870
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
71 x 26 3/4 x 37 3/8 in. (180.4 x 68.0 x 94.9 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of the Peabody Institute

Mediums
Mediums Description
painted plaster
Classifications
Keywords
  • Mythology – classical – Antigone
  • Mythology – classical – Polynices
  • Ceremony – funeral
  • Dress – historic – classical dress
Object Number
1970.335.1
Palette
Linked Open Data
Linked Open Data URI

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