Photo, Print, Drawing [Atlas, dressed like an ancient king, holding earth centered universe on his shoulders]
About this Item
- [Atlas, dressed like an ancient king, holding earth centered universe on his shoulders]
- Created / Published
- [published 1559]
- Subject Headings
- - Atlas (Greek deity)
- - Astronomy--England--1550-1560
- Format Headings
- Book illustrations--1550-1560.
- Wood engravings--1550-1560.
- - Illus. in: The cosmographical glasse / William Cuningham. Excusum Londini : I Day, 1559.
- - Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1987, p. 16.
- 1 print : woodcut engraving.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- Illus. in GA6.C97 1559 [Rare Book RR]
- Digital Id
- cph 3b41322 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3b41322
- Library of Congress Control Number
- Reproduction Number
- LC-USZ62-95157 (b&w film copy neg.)
- Rights Advisory
- No known restrictions on publication.
- Online Format
- 1 print : woodcut engraving.
- LCCN Permalink
- Additional Metadata Formats
- MARCXML Record
- MODS Record
- Dublin Core Record
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- Rights Advisory: No known restrictions on publication.
- Reproduction Number: LC-USZ62-95157 (b&w film copy neg.)
- Call Number: Illus. in GA6.C97 1559 [Rare Book RR]
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Chicago citation style:
[Atlas, Dressed Like an Ancient King, Holding Earth Centered Universe on His Shoulders]. England, 1559. [Published] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/92516348/. (Accessed June 22, 2017.)
APA citation style:
(1559) [Atlas, dressed like an ancient king, holding earth centered universe on his shoulders]. England, 1559. [Published] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/92516348/.
MLA citation style:
[Atlas, Dressed Like an Ancient King, Holding Earth Centered Universe on His Shoulders]. [Published] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/92516348/>.