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Title
Venus et Cupido Plutonem amore Proserpinae inficiunt
Additional title: Cypria cum Ditis feriisset pectus amore, Is Cereris natam mente rotisque petit
Additional title: Proserpinam der Pluto liebt dar zu ihm Venus anlas gibt
Names
Baur, Joh. Wilhelm (Johann Wilhelm), 1600-1642 (Artist)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Pluto

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1700 (Approximate)
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC WON MYT-Plu
Topics
Hades (Greek deity)
Cupid (Roman deity)
Persephone (Greek deity)
Mythology, Greek
Horse teams
Proserpina (Roman deity)
Ovid, 43 B.C.-17 or 18 A.D. Metamorphoses
Genres
Illustrations
Notes
Content: Written on border: "Cupid's arrow arouses Pluto's love for Proserpine. 'Metamorphoses' by Ovid (Book 5.) Engr. after J. W. Baur, 17th cen."
Source identifier: 11556 (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Physical Description
Etchings
Extent: Plate mark 15 x 21.5 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 23ea1d00-c5bf-012f-d0c1-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1600: Creator Born
  • 1642: Creator Died
  • 1700: 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. "Venus et Cupido Plutonem amore Proserpinae inficiunt" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1700. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0f46-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. "Venus et Cupido Plutonem amore Proserpinae inficiunt" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 29, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0f46-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1700). Venus et Cupido Plutonem amore Proserpinae inficiunt Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0f46-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Venus et Cupido Plutonem amore Proserpinae inficiunt