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Title
Mummy portrait of a woman from Fayum, Egypt
Names
Graf, Theodor (Collector)
Blechinger, Jacob, fl. ca. 1880 (Printer)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Paintings -- Mummy portraits

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1897
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON MUMM
Topics
Mummies
Antiquities
Fayyûm (Egypt)
Painting -- Egypt
Mummy portraits
Genres
Portrait paintings
Art reproductions
Notes
Source note: From Antique portraits from the Hellenistic times. (Vienna Theodor Graf 1897) Graf, Theodor, Author.
Statement of responsibility: "Verlag des Eigenthümers." "Theodor Graf's antike Portrait-Galerie, Wien." "Druck v. L. Pisani, Wien." "Heliogravure v. J. Blechinger, Wien."--lettered on border.
Content: Written on mount: "Girl's portrait."
Physical Description
Photogravures
Chine collé prints
Extent: Plate mark 20.5 x 12 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4be6d470-c5bf-012f-5b30-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1897: 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. "Mummy portrait of a woman from Fayum, Egypt" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1897. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-608d-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. "Mummy portrait of a woman from Fayum, Egypt" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 1, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-608d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1897). Mummy portrait of a woman from Fayum, Egypt Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-608d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Mummy portrait of a woman from Fayum, Egypt