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Names
Mirys, Augustyn de (1700-1790) (Artist)
Ferris, Stephen James (1835-1915) (Engraver)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Personalities -- A-Z

Dates / Origin
Date Created: unknown
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON P. A-Z
Topics
Dead persons -- Egypt
Grief
Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt, d. 30 B.C
Suicides
Censers -- To 499
Antonius, Marcus, 83?-30 B.C.
Genres
Portraits
Notes
Content: Marcus Antonius was a Roman orator and general. After the murder of Caesar Antonius joined an alliance with Octavian and Marcus Aemilius Lepidus. This became known as the Second Triumvirate. Political disagreements esculated and civil war broke out. The navy of Antony and Cleopatra was defeated by Octavian at the Battle of Actium in 31 B.C. Marcus Antonius committed suicide in Egypt.
Physical Description
Form: Copper engravings ( Art and Architecture Thesaurus )
Form: Etchings ( Library of Congress Thesaurus for Graphic Materials )
Note: Foxing on border.Condition
Extent: 1 print : b ; 11.4 x 14.2 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: 55ab1630-c5bf-012f-6f70-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • : Created
  • 1700: Creator Born
  • 1790: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The death of Antony." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-475b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The death of Antony." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 4, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-475b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. The death of Antony. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-475b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The death of Antony.