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Title
Aeneae descensus ad inferos cum Sibylla Cumaea
Additional title: The Sibyl of Cumae guides Aeneas through the Underworld
Names
Baur, Joh. Wilhelm (Johann Wilhelm), 1600-1642 (Artist)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Sibyls

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1700 (Approximate)
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON MYT-Sib
Topics
Future life
Mythology
Hell
Sibyls
Aeneas (Legendary character)
Charon (Greek mythology)
Ovid, 43 B.C.-17 or 18 A.D. Metamorphoses
Genres
Illustrations
Notes
Content: Includes additional text in Latin and German. Written on border: "The Sibyl of Cumae guides Aeneas around Hell ; 'Metamorphoses' by Ovid (Book 14) ; Engr. after J.W. Baur, 17th cen."
Source identifier: 11556 (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Physical Description
Etchings
Extent: 18.6 x 24.8 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2d8ff340-c5bf-012f-0494-58d385a7bc34
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: Created
  • 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. "Aeneae descensus ad inferos cum Sibylla Cumaea" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1700. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-4705-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. "Aeneae descensus ad inferos cum Sibylla Cumaea" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 16, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-4705-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). Aeneae descensus ad inferos cum Sibylla Cumaea Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-4705-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Aeneae descensus ad inferos cum Sibylla Cumaea