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Mutantem formas Acheloum dextera fregit Herculis, immenso pene labore satur.

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Title
Mutantem formas Acheloum dextera fregit Herculis, immenso pene labore satur.
Additional title: Duel between Hercules & Achilous (Achelous), the latter in the disguise of a bull.
Names
Baur, Joh. Wilhelm (Johann Wilhelm) (1600-1642) (Artist)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Hercules

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1600 - 1700
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON MYT-Her
Topics
Heracles (Greek mythology)
Bulls
Fighting
Mythology
Hercules (Roman mythology)
Ovid, 43 B.C.-17 or 18 A.D
Achelous (Greek deity)
Notes
Content: Hercules, fighting with the river god Achelous (who transformed himself into a bull) over the princess Deianira, broke off one of his horns, which was made into the Cornucopia, or horn of plenty.
Content: Includes additional text in Latin and German. Written on border: "'Metamorphoses' by Ovid (Book 9) ; Engr. after J.W. Baur, 17th cen."
Source identifier: 11556 (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Physical Description
Copper engravings
Extent: 1 print : b ; 18.3 x 25.1 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ccec5f90-c5be-012f-0199-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1600: Created (Approximate)
  • 1600: Creator Born
  • 1642: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Mutantem formas Acheloum dextera fregit Herculis, immenso pene labore satur." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1600 - 1700. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6013-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Mutantem formas Acheloum dextera fregit Herculis, immenso pene labore satur." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 5, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6013-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1600 - 1700). Mutantem formas Acheloum dextera fregit Herculis, immenso pene labore satur. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6013-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Mutantem formas Acheloum dextera fregit Herculis, immenso pene labore satur.