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Abyssinian Costume, Etc.

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Abyssinian Costume, Etc.
Prisse d'Avennes (1807-1879) (Artist)
Leroux, Eugène (1807-1863) (Lithographer)

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Costume -- Regional -- Ethiopian

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1851
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC COSTU-Reg-Et
Ethiopians -- Clothing & dress
Men -- Clothing & dress -- Ethiopia
costumes -- Ethiopian
Content: Printed on border: "Drawn by E. Prisse esqre. On stone by E. Leroux." Printed on verso: "Exhibits. -- Egypt: Modern : Set. ; Plate from the book: The Valley of the Nile. ; title: Abyssinian costumes ; artist: Emile Presse French. b. 1807 d. 1879 ; publisher: James Madden London, 1851 ; original : colored lithograph." Possibly hand colored.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : col. ; 36 x 26 cm. (14 1/4 x 10 1/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix: 1638278
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17122911
Barcode: 33333159214564
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): fd072460-c54b-012f-449c-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1807: Creator Born
  • 1851: Issued
  • 1879: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Abyssinian Costume, Etc." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1851. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-3d71-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Abyssinian Costume, Etc." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 30, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-3d71-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1851). Abyssinian Costume, Etc. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-3d71-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Abyssinian Costume, Etc.