figures: oedipus (US /ˈidᵻpəs/ or /ˈɛdᵻpəs/ or UK /ˈiːdᵻpəs/; ancient greek: οἰδίπους oidípous meaning “swollen foot”)

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The infant Oedipus is tied to a tree by the shepherd to whom he was entrusted by his parents. Etching by S. Rosa. Iconographic Collections Keywords: Salvator Rosa; ic; oedipus; 38768i; salvator rosa

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