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Title
Birth of Venus
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Venus

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1884
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON MYT-Ven
Topics
Venus (Roman deity)
Cupids
Nudes
Mythology, Greek
Aphrodite (Greek deity)
Mythology, Roman
Mermen
Zephyrus (Greek deity)
Genres
Reproductive prints
Notes
Original version: "Engr. after painting of German School, 16th cen."--written on border.
Source identifier: 11977 (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Physical Description
Etchings
Extent: 24 x 18.5 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 36846d90-c5bf-012f-cbed-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

  • 1884: Issued
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Birth of Venus" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1884. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6041-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. "Birth of Venus" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 28, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6041-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1884). Birth of Venus Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6041-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Birth of Venus