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Title
Quod non noris, non ames [Latin proverb]
Additional title: Do not love what you do not know
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Pan

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- Pan
Topics
Campfires
Proverbs
Pan (Greek deity)
Fire
Genres
Emblem pictures
Illustrations
Notes
Content: Pan, seeing fire for the first time, rashly reaches out to embrace it. Includes text in Latin and Dutch.
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: Plate mark 13 x 13 cm
Engraving with letterpress text.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1c458d80-c5bf-012f-e460-58d385a7bc34
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. "Quod non noris, non ames [Latin proverb]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1712. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0f1b-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. "Quod non noris, non ames [Latin proverb]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 26, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0f1b-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). Quod non noris, non ames [Latin proverb] Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0f1b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Quod non noris, non ames [Latin proverb]