The Death of Socrates

Illustration

Joshua J. Mark
by Jacques-Louis David (1748-1825)
published on 26 April 2012
The Death of Socrates

The Death of Socrates (1787)depicting the philosopher about to drink the hemlock in his jail cell, surrounded by his friends, as related in Plato's dialogue of the Phaedo.

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(1748-1825), J. D. (2012, April 26). The Death of Socrates. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/99/

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