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Socrates and his son.

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Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Personalities -- A-Z

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1891
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON P. A-Z
Topics
Greeks -- To 499
Philosophers -- To 499
Socrates
Young adults
Fathers
Genres
Portraits
Notes
Content : Socrates was a Greek philosopher who developed the Socratic method of instruction. His philosophies appear in the writings of Plato. He was accused of impiety, imprisoned and condemned. He died by drinking hemlock in 399 B.C.

Content : Artist monogram at lower left corner of image. Written on border: "1878-1891." "470? - 399 B.C."

Source note: Chatterbox. (Boston : L.C. Page Co. Inc., 1877-1899).
Physical Description
Form: Line photoengravings ( Library of Congress Thesaurus for Graphic Materials )
Extent: 1 print : b ; 21.6 x 15.4 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: 68ecf800-c5bf-012f-9814-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1891: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Socrates and his son." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1891. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0ea6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Socrates and his son." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 1, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0ea6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1891). Socrates and his son. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0ea6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Socrates and his son.