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Title
Zeus, thunderbolts in hand, rides through the heavens on an eagle
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Jupiter

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1862-10-10
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC WON MYT-Jup
Topics
Jupiter (Roman deity)
Zeus (Greek deity)
Lightning
Winds
Eagles -- Mythology
Flying
Genres
Art reproductions
Notes
Content: Printed on border: "Iuppiter aetherea summa dominator in arci".
Content: Reproduction of an engraving by Giovanni Jacopo Caraglio after Rosso Fiorentino.
Source note: L''art pour tous : encyclopedie de l''art industriel et decoratif. (Paris : A. Morel Cie, 1861-1906).
Physical Description
Photoengravings
Extent: 22 x 11 cm
Printed on image border: "N. Comte" [i.e., Neographie Comte, an early photomechanical relief printing process named after its inventor, X. F. Comte.]
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e179b660-c5be-012f-4da0-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1862: Issued
  • 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. "Zeus, thunderbolts in hand, rides through the heavens on an eagle" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1862-10-10. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c31-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. "Zeus, thunderbolts in hand, rides through the heavens on an eagle" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 28, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c31-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1862-10-10). Zeus, thunderbolts in hand, rides through the heavens on an eagle Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0c31-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Zeus, thunderbolts in hand,  rides through the heavens on an eagle