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Title
Bust of the Roman god Janus
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- J-M

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1569 (Approximate)
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON MYT-J-M
Topics
Busts
Gods -- Roman
Mythology, Roman
Janus (Roman deity)
Notes
Content: Janus, depicted with two faces, is the Roman god of gates and doorways, and beginnings and endings.
Content: Printed on image: "In hortis Cardinalis de Medicis prope villam Iulij. III Pont. Max."
Physical Description
Copper engravings
Extent: 23.1 x 15.8 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d22a7730-c5be-012f-4161-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1569: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Bust of the Roman god Janus" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1569. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-605a-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. "Bust of the Roman god Janus" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 26, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-605a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1569). Bust of the Roman god Janus Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-605a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Bust of the Roman god Janus