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Title
Exterior of the great temple, Balbec
Names
Bartlett, W. H. (William Henry), 1809-1854 (Artist)
Sands, Robert, 1782-1855 (Engraver)
Fisher, Son, & Co. (Publisher)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Lebanon -- Baalbek

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1838
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON LEB-Baa
Topics
Columns -- Lebanon -- Ba`labakk
Temples -- Lebanon -- Ba`labakk
Archaeological sites -- Lebanon -- Ba`labakk
Ba`labakk (Lebanon)
Genres
Views
Notes
Source note: Fisher''s drawing room scrap-book, with poetical illustrations. (London Fisher, Son, and Jackson 1832-1851).
Physical Description
Steel engravings
Extent: 17.1 x 21.6 cm
Foxing on image.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 74893210-c5be-012f-8b27-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1809: Creator Born
  • 1838: Issued
  • 1854: Creator Died
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Exterior of the great temple, Balbec" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 9, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-300c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1838). Exterior of the great temple, Balbec Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-300c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Exterior of the great temple, Balbec