Sculpture of Asclepios from Epidaurus

Department Archive
Collection SPHS BSA Image Collection
Reference No. BSA SPHS 01/5053.3695
Level Item
Description A hard film negative, approximately full plate size, a commercial copy negative.
Dimensions 22.5 x 17.5 cm
Place Epidavros
Athens National Archaeological Museum
Dates Latest 1897
Creator The Society for the Promotion of Hellenic Studies
English Photographic Company
Scope and Content The original description in the SPHS register reads: "Sculpture: Asklepios, relief after Thrakymedes".
Notes A commercial image from the English Photographic Company. Published in vol. 2 of the Gardner's Handbook of Greek Sculpture, . Date of the image, therefore, must date prior to 1896. Note: numerous other images from the English Photographic Company were donated via Shirley Atchley catalogued from SPHS 3401 to 3407; 3421 to 3439 appeared in the 1897 slide catalogue in the Journal of Hellenic Studies. Printed at bottom of the image: Written on bottom of image: "Athens National Museum No. 173. Relief of Asklepios from Epidauros. English Photo Co."
Reference Gardner, E.A. 1897 A handbook of Greek sculpture, Part II. Part II: 398, fig. 95.
1904 JHS 24: Catalogue of Slides. cxv.SPHS 3695. Link to article
1913 JHS 33: Catalogue of Slides. 97.SPHS 3695. Link to article