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Title
Bellerophon fights the Chimaera
Names
Picart, Bernard, 1673-1733 (Artist)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- B-C

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1865
Date Created: 1733 (Approximate)
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON MYT-B-C
Topics
Horses
Monsters
Fighting
Supernatural beings
Mythology, Greek
Pegasus (Greek mythology)
Animals, Mythical
Bellerophon (Greek mythology)
Chimera (Greek mythology)
Genres
Reproductive prints
Notes
Source note: From Astra Castra : experiments and adventures in the atmosphere. Chapman and Hall, 1865) Turnor, Hatton, Author.
Physical Description
Photolithographs
Extent: 25.3 x 16.2 cm
Planographic print produced by photographically transferring a copy of Picart's ca. 1733 engraving to a zinc plate and printing by standard lithographic means.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a4294d20-c5be-012f-8eae-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1673: Creator Born
  • 1733: Creator Died
  • 1865: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2020: 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. "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

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Bellerophon fights the Chimaera" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 23, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c02-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

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

Wikipedia Citation

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Bellerophon fights the Chimaera