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Title
Venus
Names
Dorigny, Nicolas, 1658-1746 (Engraver)
Raphael, 1483-1520 (Artist)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Venus

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1696 (Inferred)
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)
Zodiac
Nudes
Astronomy
Wings (Anatomy)
Aphrodite (Greek deity)
Astrology
Genres
Reproductive prints
Notes
Content: "Planeta est soli proximus. cum Solem antecedit mane Lucifer quasi lucem ferens; cumq. eundem sequiter Vesperi Hesperus uocatur. Domus ejus principalis Taurus, minus principalis Libra."--lettered on border [When the planet Venus is visible in the morning before sunrise it is called "Lucifer" (Light Bearer). When it appears following sunset it goes by the name of Hesperus....]
Physical Description
Etchings
Engravings
Extent: 27.5 x 20 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 38ddcea0-c5bf-012f-5fba-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

  • 1658: Creator Born
  • 1696: Issued
  • 1746: Creator Died
  • 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. "Venus" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1696. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6048-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. "Venus" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 15, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6048-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1696). Venus Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6048-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Venus