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Calliope, Muse of Epic Poetry

Calliope, Muse of Epic Poetry

1798

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Charles Meynier

(French, 1768-1832)

Oil on canvas

Overall: 275 x 177 cm (108 1/4 x 69 11/16 in.)

Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase Fund 2003.6.4

Fun Fact

Behind Calliope is a bust of Homer, the ancient Greek poet who wrote the Odyssey and the Iliad.

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