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Title
The pyramids of Egypt and the Sphynx
Names
Rymer, James, active 1773-1791 (Engraver)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Pyramids

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1740 - 1830
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON PYR
Topics
Great Sphinx (Egypt)
Pyramids of Giza (Egypt)
Pyramids -- Egypt -- Jîzah
Archaeological sites -- Egypt -- Jîzah
Sphinxes -- Egypt -- Jîzah
Seven Wonders of the World
Sightseers -- Egypt
Genres
Views
Illustrations
Notes
Statement of responsibility: "Rymer Sc."--lettered at bottom right.
Physical Description
Etchings
Extent: 14 x 18 cm
Foxing and vertical creases on image.
Etching with some engraving.
"Pl. VII"--lettered at top left.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 85169b90-c5bf-012f-1ef8-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1740: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1773: Creator Born
  • 1791: Creator Died
  • 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. "The pyramids of Egypt and the Sphynx" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1740 - 1830. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-5fde-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. "The pyramids of Egypt and the Sphynx" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 27, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-5fde-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1740 - 1830). The pyramids of Egypt and the Sphynx Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-5fde-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The pyramids of Egypt and the Sphynx