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Giants And Titans


The giants Gyges (Earthquake), Briareus (Hurricane) and Cottus (Volcano) were the sons of Earth and Sky.  During the Titanic war they sided with Zeus, but following the defeat of the Titans, the Giants vainly attempted to assail Olympus themselves.

Object Information

creation date
1816-1817
materials
engraving on paper
accession number
34.29JJ
credit line
Gift of William George Sullivan
colors