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Title
Ascalaphus a Proserpina in bubonem mutatus
Additional title: Ascalaphus prodit, quod Proserpina fecisset, hine factus bubo, dirum mortalibus omen
Names
Baur, Joh. Wilhelm (Johann Wilhelm), 1600-1642 (Artist)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Proserpine

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-Pros
Topics
Persephone (Greek deity)
Proserpina (Roman deity)
Owls
Revenge
Mythology, Greek
Magic
Ovid, 43 B.C.-17 or 18 A.D. Metamorphoses
Genres
Illustrations
Notes
Source identifier: 11556 (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Content: Written on border: "Proserpine turns Ascalaphus into a bird. 'Metamorphoses' by Ovid (Book 5.) Engr. after J. W. Baur, 17th cen."
Physical Description
Etchings
Extent: Plate mark 14.5 x 21.5 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 25b80b30-c5bf-012f-8ab2-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1600: Creator Born
  • 1642: Creator Died
  • 1700: 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. "Ascalaphus a Proserpina in bubonem mutatus" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1700. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0f4a-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. "Ascalaphus a Proserpina in bubonem mutatus" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 22, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0f4a-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). Ascalaphus a Proserpina in bubonem mutatus Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0f4a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Ascalaphus a Proserpina in bubonem mutatus