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The Sibyl of Cumae guides Aeneas through the Underworld.

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

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Sibyls

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 16--
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON MYT-Sib
Topics
Future life
Mythology
Hell
Sibyls
Aeneas (Legendary character)
Ovid, 43 B.C.-17 or 18 A.D
Charon (Greek mythology)
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
Copper engravings
Extent: 1 print : b ; 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

  • 16: Created
  • 1600: Creator Born
  • 1642: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The Sibyl of Cumae guides Aeneas through the Underworld." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 16. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-4705-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The Sibyl of Cumae guides Aeneas through the Underworld." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 19, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-4705-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (16). The Sibyl of Cumae guides Aeneas through the Underworld. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-4705-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Sibyl of Cumae guides Aeneas through the Underworld.