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Iason sopit draconem custodem avrei velleris.

Image ID: 1622939

Iason sopit draconem custodem avrei velleris. (16--)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Iason sopit draconem custodem avrei velleris.


: Baur, Joh. Wilhelm (Johann Wilhelm), 1600-1642 -- Artist

Published Date

: 16--


: Engravings

Specific Material Type

: prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; plate mark 15 x 21.5 cm.


: Jason uses the magic potion given to him by Medea to put to sleep the dragon guarding the Golden Fleece. Note 2.) Written on border: "The story of Jason and the Golden Fleece." "'Metamorphoses' by Ovid (Book 7.)" "Engr. after J.W. Baur, 17th cen." Includes additional printed text in Latin and German.

Original Source

: From Publii Ovidii Nasonis metamorphoseon, libri XV, oder, fünfzehn Bücher der Verwandlungen des römischen Dichters Publius Ovidius Naso. Ovid (43 B.C.-17 or 18 A.D.), Author. Baur, Joh. Wilhelm (Johann Wilhelm) (1600-1642), Artist.


: Wonders: Images of the Ancient World / Mythology -- Jason

Source Description

: 1 folder (12 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 1622939

Record ID

: 1761863

Digital Item Published

: 6-30-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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