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Æsculapius, Ceres, and Cupid honouring the bust of Linnæus.

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Title
Æsculapius, Ceres, and Cupid honouring the bust of Linnæus.
Names
Thornton, Robert John (1765 - 1832) (Author)
Caldwall, James (1739-1819) (Engraver)
Opie, John (1761-1807) (Artist)
Collection

New illustration of the sexual system of Carolus von Linnaeus : comprehending an elucidation of the several parts of the fructification; a prize dissertation on the sexes of plants; a full explanation of the classes, and orders, of the sexual system; and The temple of flora, or Garden of nature, being picturesque, botanical, coloured plates, of select plants, illustrative of the same, with descriptions. ...

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1807
Place: London
Publisher: T. Bensley
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Shelf locator: MED+++ T514 (Thornton, R. J. New illustration of the sexual system)
Topics
Plants
Flowers
Botany
Linné, Carl von, 1707-1778. Disquisitio de sexu plantarum. English
Plants, Sex in
Genres
Prints
Botanical illustrations
Illustrations
Aquatints -- Color
Physical Description
Extent: 57 x 48 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 17615060
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13998666
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b7a6b270-c6f2-012f-73d0-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1765: Creator Born
  • 1807: Issued
  • 1832: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "Æsculapius, Ceres, and Cupid honouring the bust of Linnæus." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1807. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-e8ed-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "Æsculapius, Ceres, and Cupid honouring the bust of Linnæus." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 15, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-e8ed-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. (1807). Æsculapius, Ceres, and Cupid honouring the bust of Linnæus. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-e8ed-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Æsculapius, Ceres, and Cupid honouring the bust of Linnæus.