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Europa mit dem Stier.

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Title
Europa mit dem Stier.
Additional title: Eighteenth century Meissen porcelain figurine of Europa and the bull.
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Europa

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1898
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON MYT-Eur
Topics
Bulls
Figurines
Mythology
Porcelain
Animals in art
Europa (Greek mythology)
Meissen porcelain
Notes
Content: Zeus (Jupiter in Roman mythology), in love with Europa, disguised himself as a bull in order to abduct her.
Source note: Collection George Hirth. (München : G. Hirth''s Kunstverlag, 1898) Hirth, Georg (1841-1916), Author.
Physical Description
Halftone photomechanical prints
Extent: 1 photographic print : b ; 23.2 x 17.4 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): bce29090-c5be-012f-935b-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1898: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Europa mit dem Stier." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1898. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c60-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Europa mit dem Stier." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 31, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c60-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1898). Europa mit dem Stier. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c60-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Europa mit dem Stier.