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Sacrilegae Medusae crines in angues versi, etc.

Image ID: 1624086

Sacrilegae Medusae crines in angues versi, etc.  [Dum sopor altus habet metuendum crine Medusam Utile Abantiad...] (16--)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Sacrilegae Medusae crines in angues versi, etc.

Alternate Title(s)

: Dum sopor altus habet metuendum crine Medusam Utile Abantiades amputat ense caput. Title 2.) Perseus Medüsen hat er legt die ihren Kopf vol Schlangenträgt.


: 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.


: Written on border: "Perseus slays Medusa. 'Metamorphoses' by Ovid (Book 4.) Engr. after J. W. Baur, 17th cen."

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 -- Perseus

Source Description

: 1 folder (7 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 1624086

Record ID

: 1762594

Digital Item Published

: 8-4-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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