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The Three Fates with flowers, thread and shears.

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Names
Thumann, Paul, 1834-1908 (Artist)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Fates

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1901
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON MYT-Fat
Topics
Older people -- Women
Spinning
Mythology
Thread
Young women
Scissors & shears
Goddesses
Female nude in art
Fates (Mythology)
Genres
Art reproductions
Notes
Source note : From

Content: The Fates were three goddesses who decided human destiny; Clotho (Nona in Roman mythology) spun the thread of life, Lachesis (Decuma) measured how long it would be, and Atropos (Morta) cut the thread with shears.
Physical Description
Form: Photogravures ( Library of Congress Thesaurus for Graphic Materials )
Extent: 1 print : b ; 28.4 x 18.8 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: c048d520-c5be-012f-73d4-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1834: Creator Born
  • 1901: Issued
  • 1908: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The Three Fates with flowers, thread and shears." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1901. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c6a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The Three Fates with flowers, thread and shears." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 5, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c6a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1901). The Three Fates with flowers, thread and shears. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c6a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Three Fates with flowers, thread and shears.