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Arco di Costantino.

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Title
Arco di Costantino.
Additional title: Arch of Constantine.
Names
Cottafavi, Gaetano (fl. 1837-1864) (Artist)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Arches

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1858
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON ARCHES
Topics
Arches
Carts & wagons
Transportation -- Italy -- Rome
Arch of Constantine (Rome, Italy)
Memorial arches -- Italy -- Rome
Notes
Content: This triumphal arch is situated between the Colosseum and the Palatine Hill in Rome. It was erected to commemorate Constantine I's victory over Maxentius at the Battle of Milvian Bridge on October 28, 312 AD and was dedicated in 315.
Content: Printed on border: "G. Cottafavi dis. ed inc." Written on border: "1858 ; Roman."
Source note: Raccolta delle principali vedute di Roma e suoi contorni, disegnate dal vero ed incise l''anno 1858. (Roma Tommaso Cuccioni 1858) Cottafavi, Gaetano (fl. 1837-1864), Author.
Physical Description
Copper engravings
Foxing and stains on image.
Extent: 1 print : b ; 19 x 24.2 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9c8fc570-c5bd-012f-77b4-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1837: Creator Born
  • 1858: Issued
  • 1864: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Arco di Costantino." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1858. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-12e4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Arco di Costantino." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 29, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-12e4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1858). Arco di Costantino. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-12e4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Arco di Costantino.