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Names
Lorrain, Claude (Artist)
Radclyffe, E. (Engraver)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Europa

Dates / Origin
Date Created: unknown
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON MYT-Eur
Topics
Bulls
Seas
Mythology
Jupiter (Roman deity)
Kidnappings
Zeus (Greek deity)
Deception
Europa (Greek mythology)
Genres
Reproductive prints
Notes
Content : Zeus (Jupiter in Roman mythology), in love with Europa, disguised himself as a bull in order to abduct her.

Statement of Responsibility: Printed on border: "Claude, pinxt." "E. Radclyffe, sculpt." "From the picture in the Royal Collection."
Physical Description
Form: Steel engravings ( Library of Congress Thesaurus for Graphic Materials )
Note: Foxing on image.
Extent: 1 print : b ; 20 x 23.4 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: bd3ec630-c5be-012f-3cfa-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • : Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Europa." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c61-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Europa." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 2, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c61-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. Europa. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c61-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Europa.