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Title
Ceres quaerens filiam se irridentem in stellionem mutat
Additional title: Ceres turns the boy who mocked her into a lizard ("Stellio").
Names
Baur, Joh. Wilhelm (Johann Wilhelm), 1600-1642 (Artist)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Ceres

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1641 (Approximate)
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON MYT-Cer
Topics
Demeter (Greek deity)
Mythology
Lizards
Ceres (Roman deity)
Supernatural practices
Goddesses
Ovid, 43 B.C.-17 or 18 A.D. Metamorphoses
Genres
Illustrations
Notes
Content: Includes additional text in Latin and German. Written on border: "'Metamorphoses' by Ovid (Book 5) ; Engr. after J.W. Baur, 17th cen."
Source identifier: 11556 (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Physical Description
Etchings
Extent: Plate mark 15 x 21.5 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b04fe510-c5be-012f-4860-58d385a7bc34
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: Creator Born
  • 1641: Issued
  • 1642: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Ceres quaerens filiam se irridentem in stellionem mutat" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1641. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0bf7-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Ceres quaerens filiam se irridentem in stellionem mutat" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 21, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0bf7-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1641). Ceres quaerens filiam se irridentem in stellionem mutat Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0bf7-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Ceres quaerens filiam se irridentem in stellionem mutat