Hercules and Deianira

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Hercules and Deianira is a c.1470 oil painting by Antonio del Pollaiolo, originally on panel but later transferred to canvas. It shows the rape of Deianira by the centaur Nessus, with her husband Heracles drawing a bow at the right to shoot Nessus. It is now in the Yale University Art Gallery in New Haven.[1]


  1. ^ "Catalogue entry". Archived from the original on 2010-12-03.