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Names
Dorigny, Nicolas (1658-1746) (Engraver)
Raphael (1483-1520) (Artist)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Venus

Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON MYT-Ven
Topics
Venus (Roman deity)
Zodiac
Nudes
Astronomy
Wings (Anatomy)
Aphrodite (Greek deity)
Astrology
Notes
Content: Upper corners cropped. Printed below image: "Planeta est soli proximus. cum Solem antecedit mane Lucifer quasi lucem ferens; cumq. eundem sequiter Vesperi Hesperus." [When the planet [Venus] is visible in the morning before sunrise it is called "Lucifer" (Light Bearer). When it appears following sunset it goes by the name of Hesperus]
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 10.75 x 7.75 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: 38ddcea0-c5bf-012f-5fba-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1658: Creator Born
  • 1746: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Venus." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6048-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Venus." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 29, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6048-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. Venus. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6048-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Venus.