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Ganymedes ob elegantiam raptus a Jove.

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Names
Baur, Joh. Wilhelm (Johann Wilhelm) (1600-1642) (Artist)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Ganymede

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1600 - 1700
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON MYT-Gan
Topics
Mythology
Eagles -- Mythology
Jupiter (Roman deity)
Kidnappings
Ovid, 43 B.C.-17 or 18 A.D
Zeus (Greek deity)
Ganymede (Greek mythology)
Notes
Source identifier : 11556 (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)

Content : Includes additional text in Latin and German. Written on border: "The story of Ganymede ; 'Metamorphoses' by Ovid (Book 10) ; Engr. after J.W. Baur, 17th cen."

Content: Jupiter in the guise of an eagle kidnaps the beautiful youth Ganymede, who becomes cupbearer to the gods.
Physical Description
Form: Copper engravings ( Art and Architecture Thesaurus )
Extent: 1 print : b ; 18.2 x 25 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: c59d6830-c5be-012f-99d2-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1600: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1600: Creator Born
  • 1642: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Ganymedes ob elegantiam raptus a Jove." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1600 - 1700. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c7a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Ganymedes ob elegantiam raptus a Jove." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 2, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c7a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1600 - 1700). Ganymedes ob elegantiam raptus a Jove. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c7a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Ganymedes ob elegantiam raptus a Jove.