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Title
Roman comedy masks
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Masks -- Comedy & tragedy

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1736
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON MASK-Com
Topics
Masks -- Roman+
Genres
Illustrations
Notes
Content: Printed on image: "Onice" ; "Diaspro verde" ; "Cameo" ; "Diaspro rosso"
Source note: Le maschere sceniche e le figure comiche d''antichi Romani. (Roma Antonio de'' Rossi 1736) Ficoroni, Francesco (1664-1747), Author.
Physical Description
Copper engravings
Extent: Plate mark 15.5 x 10 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7c915d60-c5be-012f-625e-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

  • 1736: Issued
  • 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. "Roman comedy masks" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1736. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-3019-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. "Roman comedy masks" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 15, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-3019-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1736). Roman comedy masks Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-3019-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Roman comedy masks