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A devotee consulting the sticks of fate.

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Title
A devotee consulting the sticks of fate.
Additional title: Dévot consultant les baguettes du destin.
Additional title: Ein Andächtler zieht die Stöcke des Schicksals zu Rath.
Names
Allom, Thomas (1804-1872) (Artist)
Fox, Augustus (Engraver)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Fortune Telling

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1858 - 1859
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC FORTU-Tel
Topics
Fortune-telling -- China
Fortune-telling
Knitting -- United States -- 1910-1919
Temples -- China
Genres
Book illustrations
Notes
Statement of responsibility: "Drawn by T. Allom. Engraved by Augs. Fox. The London Printing and Publishing Company--Limited."--printed on border.
Source note: The Chinese empire illustrated : being a series of views from original sketches displaying the scenery, architecture, social habits, etc. of ancient and exclusive nation. London Printing Publishing Co., 1858-1859) Wright, G. N. (George Newenham) (1790?-1877), Author.
Physical Description
Steel engravings
Extent: 20 x 27 cm. (8 x 10 3/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix: 1995231
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17959650
Barcode: 33333159486931
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4c6c1fd0-c551-012f-ada2-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1804: Creator Born
  • 1858: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1872: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "A devotee consulting the sticks of fate." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1858 - 1859. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-3669-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "A devotee consulting the sticks of fate." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 27, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-3669-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1858 - 1859). A devotee consulting the sticks of fate. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-3669-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A devotee consulting the sticks of fate.