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Title
Semele accesu Iovis occiditur
Additional title: Dum Iovis aetherios Baccho grauis expetit audax Amplexus, Semele sensit et igne perit
Names
Baur, Joh. Wilhelm (Johann Wilhelm), 1600-1642 (Artist)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- S-Z

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1700 (Approximate)
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC WON MYT-S-Z
Topics
Gods
Explosions
Jupiter (Roman deity)
Mythology, Greek
Zeus (Greek deity)
Semele (Greek mythology)
Ovid, 43 B.C.-17 or 18 A.D. Metamorphoses
Genres
Illustrations
Notes
Source identifier: 11556 (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Content: Written on border: "The story of Semele & Jupiter. 'Metamorphoses' by Ovid (Book 3.) Engr. after J. W. Baur, 17th cen."
Content: Semel overcome and killed by the radiance of Jupiter in his full divine form.
Physical Description
Etchings
Extent: Plate mark 15 x 21.5 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 290f8ba0-c5bf-012f-deba-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1600: Creator Born
  • 1642: Creator Died
  • 1700: Issued
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Semele accesu Iovis occiditur" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1700. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-46f8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Semele accesu Iovis occiditur" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 9, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-46f8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1700). Semele accesu Iovis occiditur Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-46f8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Semele accesu Iovis occiditur