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Venus.

Image ID: 1623907

Venus. (1884)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Venus.

Creator

: Raphael, 1483-1520 -- Artist

Published Date

: 1884

Specific Material Type

: photomechanical_prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; sheet 19.5 x 15 cm.

Notes

: Printed below image: "Planeta est soli proximus. cum Solem antecedit mane Lucifer quasi lucem ferens; cumq. eundem sequiter Vesperi Hesperus." [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]

Original Source

: From Les terres du ciel : voyage astronomique sur les autres mondes . . .ouvrage illustré. (Paris : C. Marpon et E. Flammarion, Editeurs, 1884) Flammarion, Camille (1842-1925), Author.

Source

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

Source Description

: 1 folder (15 pictures) ; 1 oversize folder (3 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC-WON MYT-Ven

Digital ID

: 1623907

Record ID

: 1762300

Digital Item Published

: 8-8-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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