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

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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 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

  • 1862: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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 November 19, 2019. 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