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Venus rising from a calyx between love hermaphrodites.

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Title
Venus rising from a calyx between love hermaphrodites.
Names
Fourquemin (fl. 1835-1853) (Lithographer)
Housselin, Alexis Louis Pierre (Engraver)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Venus

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1844 - 1861
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Topics
Venus (Roman deity)
Wreaths
Wings (Anatomy)
Tendrils
Aphrodite (Greek deity)
Hairstyles -- To 499
Garlands
Decoration and ornament -- Plant Forms -- Greece
Flowers in art
Genres
Lithographs
Notes
Content: A "calyx" is the cuplike circle of green parts under the petals of a flower.
Content: Light foxing at center of picture. Written under image: "Pacileo Collection, Naples."
Source note: Elite des monuments céramographiques : matériaux pour l''histoire des religions et des moeurs de l''antiquité. (Paris : Leleux, 1844-1861) Lenormant, Charles (1802-1859), Author.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 30.5 x 49 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3a2f08a0-c5bf-012f-23fe-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

  • 1835: Creator Born
  • 1844: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1853: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Venus rising from a calyx between love hermaphrodites." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1844 - 1861. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6446-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Venus rising from a calyx between love hermaphrodites." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 17, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6446-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1844 - 1861). Venus rising from a calyx between love hermaphrodites. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6446-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Venus rising from a calyx  between love hermaphrodites.