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Bellerophon fights the Chimaera.

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Bellerophon fights the Chimaera.
Picart, Bernard, 1673-1733 (Artist)

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- B-C

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1865
Date Created: 1733 (Approximate)
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON MYT-B-C
Supernatural beings
Mythology, Greek
Pegasus (Greek mythology)
Animals, Mythical
Bellerophon (Greek mythology)
Chimera (Greek mythology)
Reproductive prints
Source note: Astra Castra : experiments and adventures in the atmosphere. Chapman and Hall, 1865) Turnor, Hatton, Author.
Physical Description
Planographic print produced by photographically transferring a copy of Picart's ca. 1733 engraving to a zinc plate and printing by standard lithographic means.
Extent: 1 print : b ; 25.3 x 16.2 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a4294d20-c5be-012f-8eae-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

  • 1673: Creator Born
  • 1733: Creator Died
  • 1865: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Bellerophon fights the Chimaera." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1865. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c02-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Bellerophon fights the Chimaera." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 13, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c02-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1865). Bellerophon fights the Chimaera. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c02-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Bellerophon fights the Chimaera.