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Title
Pandora opening the box
Names
Wicar, Jean-Baptiste Joseph, 1762-1834 (Delineator)
Masquelier fils (Etcher)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Pandora

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1789 - 1819
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC WON MYT-Pand
Topics
Pandora (Greek mythology)
Mythology, Greek
Pandora's box
Curiosity
Cameos, Ancient
Genres
Illustrations
Notes
Content: Printed on border: "Pierre gravée antique."
Source identifier: 127 (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Physical Description
Etchings
Engravings
Extent: 16 x 17.5 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1e730f80-c5bf-012f-fcea-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

  • 1762: Creator Born
  • 1789: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1834: Creator Died
  • 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. "Pandora opening the box" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1789 - 1819. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0f21-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. "Pandora opening the box" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 20, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0f21-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1789 - 1819). Pandora opening the box Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0f21-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Pandora opening the box