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Title
Tangor, non frangor ab undis [Latin proverb]
Additional title: I am touched but not broken by the waves
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- P-R

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1712
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC WON MYT-P-R
Topics
Rivers
Proverbs
Gods -- Greek
Genres
Emblem pictures
Book illustrations
Notes
Source note: Alle de wercken van den Heere Jacob Cats. De laatste druck : war in het Twee-entachtig jaarig leeven des dichters, beneffens desselfs slaapeloose nachten, met printverbeeldingen sijn verrijkt. (Amsterdam : J. Rotelband, 1712) Cats, Jacob (1577-1660), Author.
Physical Description
Engravings
Extent: Sheet 24 x 20.5 cm
Description
A river god with hair of reeds lounges on the bank of his river as he replenishes it from a water jug.
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
Latin
Dutch, Flemish
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1ab27cd0-c5bf-012f-c904-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1712: Issued
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Tangor, non frangor ab undis [Latin proverb]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1712. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0f0b-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. "Tangor, non frangor ab undis [Latin proverb]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 16, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0f0b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1712). Tangor, non frangor ab undis [Latin proverb] Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0f0b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Tangor, non frangor ab undis [Latin proverb]