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Title
De la Mosaique de Palestrine
Additional title: Detail from the Nile Mosaic of Palestrina
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mosaics

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1804
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON MOS
Topics
Nile River
Egypt -- Social life and customs
Mosaics, Roman
Arbors (Bowers)
Boats -- Egypt -- To 499
Mosaic pavements
Antiquities -- Roman+
Nile mosaic (Palestrina)
Notes
Content: Printed on border: "Egyptiens." Written on border: "Roman mosaic, believed to depict Egyptian life, ca. 2nd cen. AD [ca. 100 BC?], found at Palestrina, Italy."
Source note: From Recherches sur les costumes, les moeurs, les usages religieux, civils et militaires des anciens peuples d''apres les auteurs celebres, et les monuments antiques. (Paris : Didot, 1804) Malliot, J. (Joseph) (1735-1808), Author.
Physical Description
Etchings
Extent: 17.5 x 22.5 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8936a3c0-c5be-012f-0abd-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

  • 1804: 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. "De la Mosaique de Palestrine" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1804. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-19bf-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. "De la Mosaique de Palestrine" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 9, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-19bf-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1804). De la Mosaique de Palestrine Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-19bf-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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De la Mosaique de Palestrine