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Title
The Pharos of Alexandria
Names
Castaigne, J. André (Artist)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Seven wonders of the world

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1898-04
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON SEV
Topics
Seven Wonders of the World
Slaves
Lighthouses -- Egypt -- Alexandria
Rowing
Galleys (Ships)
Genres
Periodical illustrations
Notes
Source note: Century magazine. (New York : The Century Co., 1870-).
Physical Description
Halftone photomechanical prints
Extent: 21 x 14 cm
Description
Illuminated by the fiery beacon of the famous lighthouse, a galley rowed by slaves makes it way through the harbor of Alexandria.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ba6529a0-c5bf-012f-67e7-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1898: 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. "The Pharos of Alexandria" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1898-04. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6386-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 Pharos of Alexandria" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 26, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6386-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1898-04). The Pharos of Alexandria Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6386-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The Pharos of Alexandria