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Title
Villa des Pompejanus
Additional title: Villa of Pompeianus
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Houses -- Ancient

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1893
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON HOUSE-Anc
Topics
Mosaics, Roman
Gardens
Hunting dogs
Hunting -- To 499
Houses -- To 499
Notes
Content: Mosaic from a Roman bathouse in North Africa. The upper portion depicts two multi-storied houses and a garden in which sits a woman, her dog and a male figure holding a parasol, possibly her servant. The lower scene is of a stag hunt, with two hounds chasing three gazelles.
Source note: Das Leben der Griechen und Roemer. (Berlin : Weidmann, 1893) Koner, W. (Wilhelm) (1817-1887), Author. Guhl, E. (Ernst) (1819-1862), Author.
Physical Description
Halftone photomechanical prints
Extent: 13 x 16 cm
Abrasion on image.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 52831530-c5be-012f-5fcc-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

  • 1893: 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. "Villa des Pompejanus" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1893. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6031-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. "Villa des Pompejanus" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 30, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6031-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1893). Villa des Pompejanus Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6031-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Villa des Pompejanus