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William Etty: Candaules, King of Lydia, Shews his Wife by Stealth to Gyges, One of his Ministers, As She Goes to Bed  wikidata:Q18756478 
Artist
creator QS:P170,Q766362
William Etty: Candaules, King of Lydia, Shews his Wife by Stealth to Gyges, One of his Ministers, As She Goes to Bed
Title
Español: Candaules, rey de Lidia, muestra a su mujer escondiendo a Giges, uno de sus ministros, mientras se va a la cama Esta imagen ilustra la versión de Heródoto del cuento de Giges.
Object type painting
Depicted people
Date 1830
Medium oil on canvas
medium QS:P186,Q296955;P186,Q4259259,P518,Q861259
Dimensions Height: 45.1 cm (17.7 ″); Width: 55.9 cm (22 ″)
dimensions QS:P2048,45.1U174728;P2049,55.9U174728
institution QS:P195,Q195436
Accession number
N00358
Credit line Presented by Robert Vernon 1847
Notes

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Art UK page
References Robinson, Leonard () William Etty: The Life and Art, McFarland, pp. 157-159 Retrieved on 2 May 2017. ISBN: 978-0-78-642531-0.
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