Pontikonisi

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Pontikonisi
Ποντικονήσι
Pondikonissi Island 05-06-06.jpg
The islet of Pontikonisi.
Pontikonisi is located in Greece
Pontikonisi
Geography
Coordinates 39°35′11″N 19°55′04″E / 39.586306°N 19.917694°E / 39.586306; 19.917694Coordinates: 39°35′11″N 19°55′04″E / 39.586306°N 19.917694°E / 39.586306; 19.917694
Country
Greece
Region Corfu

Pontikonisi (Greek: Ποντικονήσι, "mouse island") is an islet near the Greek island of Corfu.

The island of Pontikonisi might have served as an inspiration for Arnold Böcklin's famous painting Isle of the Dead.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Harrison, Max (2005), Rachmaninoff, Continuum International Publishing Group, pg 159.

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