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Zeus, thunderbolts in hand, rides through the heavens on an eagle.

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1622955
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Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Jupiter

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1862-10-10
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC WON MYT-Jup
Topics
Jupiter (Roman deity)
Zeus (Greek deity)
Lightning
Winds
Eagles -- Mythology
Flying
Genres
Art reproductions
Notes
Content : Printed on border: "Iuppiter aetherea summa dominator in arci".

Reproduction of an engraving by Giovanni Jacopo Caraglio after Rosso Fiorentino.

Source note: L''art pour tous : encyclopedie de l''art industriel et decoratif. (Paris : A. Morel Cie, 1861-1906).
Physical Description
Form: Photoengravings ( Library of Congress Thesaurus for Graphic Materials )
Note: Printed on image border: "N. Comte" [i.e., Neographie Comte, an early photomechanical relief printing process named after its inventor, X. F. Comte.]Medium
Extent: 1 print : b ; 22 x 11 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: e179b660-c5be-012f-4da0-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1862: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Zeus, thunderbolts in hand, rides through the heavens on an eagle." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1862-10-10. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c31-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Zeus, thunderbolts in hand, rides through the heavens on an eagle." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 25, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c31-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1862-10-10). Zeus, thunderbolts in hand, rides through the heavens on an eagle. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c31-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

{{cite web | url=http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c31-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99 | title= (still image) , (1862-10-10) }} |author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=April 25, 2015 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lennox, and Tilden Foundation}}

Zeus, thunderbolts in hand,  rides through the heavens on an eagle.