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Title
Zeus gives birth to Athena
Names
Lith. Kaeppelin (Lithographer)
Rey, A. (Delineator)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Minerva

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1844 - 1861
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC WON MYT-Min
Topics
Athena (Greek deity)
Minerva (Roman deity)
Goddesses -- Greek
Axes
Jupiter (Roman deity)
Mercury (Roman deity)
Mythology, Greek
Vulcan (Roman deity)
Births
Hermes (Greek deity)
Zeus (Greek deity)
Hephaestus (Greek deity)
Eileithyia (Greek deity)
Genres
Reproductive prints
Notes
Content: Written on border: "The birth of Minerva, assisted by two Eileithyias (goddesses of birth), Mercury and Vulcan."
Source note: Elite des monuments céramographiques : matériaux pour l''histoire des religions et des moeurs de l''antiquité. (Paris : Leleux, 1844-1861) Lenormant, Charles (1802-1859), Author.
Physical Description
Lithographs
Extent: 20 x 29 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f6697090-c5be-012f-de62-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1844: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Zeus gives birth to Athena" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1844 - 1861. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-1a12-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. "Zeus gives birth to Athena" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 18, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-1a12-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1844 - 1861). Zeus gives birth to Athena Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-1a12-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Zeus gives birth to Athena