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Casus Phaethontis.

Image ID: 1624089

Casus Phaethontis.  [Coelo errans Phaethon Iouis occidit igne, rotaeque ; Ardente...] (16--)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Casus Phaethontis.

Alternate Title(s)

: Coelo errans Phaethon Iouis occidit igne, rotaeque ; Ardentesque simul praecipitantur equi. Title 2.) Zu hoch fährt Phäethon die Bahn Nicht sich und andern unglüct an.


: 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 14.5 x 21 cm.


: Written on border: "The tragic fate of Phaëthon. 'Metamorphoses' by Ovid (Book 2.) Engr. after J. W. Bauer, 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 -- Phaeton

Source Description

: 1 folder (3 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 1624089

Record ID

: 1762597

Digital Item Published

: 8-5-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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