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Names
Hearne, John (Publisher)
Craig, W. M. (William Marshall) (ca. 1765-ca. 1834) (Delineator)
Cardon, Anthony (1772-1813) (Engraver)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Personalities -- A-Z

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1813-05-01
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON P. A-Z
Topics
Busts
Epicurus
Hairstyles -- To 499
Beards -- To 499
Philosophers -- To 499
Genres
Portraits
Notes
Content : Epicurus was a Greek philosopher who founded the school of Epicureanism. He believed that goodness, justice and honor gave life pleasure and happiness. He lived from 341-270 B.C.

Statement of Responsibility: Printed on border: "Published May 1, 1813, by John Hearne, 218, Tottenham Court Road." Written on border: "346? - 270 B.C."
Physical Description
Form: Stipple engravings ( Library of Congress Thesaurus for Graphic Materials )
Note: Foxing and stains on image.
Extent: 1 print : b ; 31.3 x 21.4 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: 5deebdf0-c5bf-012f-db55-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1813: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Epicurus." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1813-05-01. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-476e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Epicurus." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 24, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-476e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1813-05-01). Epicurus. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-476e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Epicurus.