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Neptune stilling the tempest.

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Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Neptune

Dates / Origin
Date Created: unknown
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON OX MYT-Nep
Topics
Neptune (Roman deity)
Poseidon (Greek deity)
Winds
Sea gods
Virgil. Aeneis
Notes
Content : Possibly a reproduction of a 16th-century Limoges painted enamel plaque with scenes from the Aeneid. At center Neptune in his conch-shell chariot drawn by sea horses calms the storm that Juno and Aeolus (top left corner) have created to sink Aeneas' fleet.

Source note: Source information not available.
Physical Description
Form: Photogravures ( Library of Congress Thesaurus for Graphic Materials )
Note: Image cropped at bottom left edge.Condition
Extent: 1 print : b ; 19 x 26 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: 0f4745c0-c5bf-012f-d2f7-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

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

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Neptune stilling the tempest." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0ee8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Neptune stilling the tempest." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 30, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0ee8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. Neptune stilling the tempest. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0ee8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Neptune stilling the tempest.