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Cyparissus Occiso Ceruo Sacro in Arborem.

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story of Cyparissus, transformed into the cypress tree by Apollo.

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Title
Cyparissus Occiso Ceruo Sacro in Arborem.
Names
Baur, Joh. Wilhelm (Johann Wilhelm) (1600-1642) (Artist)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- B-C

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 16--
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON MYT-B-C
Topics
Gods
Mythology
Cypresses
Trees -- Mythology
Dead animals
Changes & transformations
Metamorphosis
Ovid, 43 B.C.-17 or 18 A.D
Apollo (Greek deity)
Stags (Deer)
Notes
Source identifier: 11556 (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Content: After accidentally killing a sacred stag, the youth Cyparissus is turned into a cypress tree by Apollo.
Content: Includes additional text in Latin and German. Written on border: "'Metamorphoses' by Ovid (Book 10.) ; Engr. after J.W. Baur, 17th cen."
Physical Description
Copper engravings
Extent: 1 print : b ; 18.5 x 24.8 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a533ff10-c5be-012f-5de6-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 16: Created
  • 1600: Creator Born
  • 1642: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Cyparissus Occiso Ceruo Sacro in Arborem." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 16. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c05-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Cyparissus Occiso Ceruo Sacro in Arborem." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 25, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c05-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (16). Cyparissus Occiso Ceruo Sacro in Arborem. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c05-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Cyparissus Occiso Ceruo Sacro in Arborem.