Hanging gardens of Babylon, Iraq (Mesopotamia). 2nd of the "Seven wonders of the world."

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Title
Hanging gardens of Babylon, Iraq (Mesopotamia). 2nd of the "Seven wonders of the world."
Additional title: Shell: World experience in every gallon. Number Two of a series.
Names
Léonardo, Jac. de C. (Artist)
Groome, Walling (Author)
Shell Oil Company (Sponsor)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Seven wonders of the world

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1939 (Inferred)
Place: Toronto, Ont.
Publisher: Shell Oil Company of Canada, Ltd.
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON SEV
Topics
Seven Wonders of the World
Sphinxes
Logos
Gardens -- Babylon (Extinct city)
Genres
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Notes
Content: Printed on verso: "By way of acknowledgement, the Shell Oil Company of Canada, Limited, wishes to thank the following institutions for making their facilities available for the research work necessary to complete these stories: The Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto; The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago; The Public Library of New York City; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City; Egyptian Museum of Cairo."
Statement of responsibility: "Courtesy of Shell Oil Company of Canada, Limited, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Advertising Department, Educational Division"--printed under image.
Physical Description
Halftone photomechanical prints
Extent: 21 x 28.5 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b1642740-c5bf-012f-f726-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1939: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Hanging gardens of Babylon, Iraq (Mesopotamia). 2nd of the "Seven wonders of the world."" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1939. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-4d2f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Hanging gardens of Babylon, Iraq (Mesopotamia). 2nd of the "Seven wonders of the world."" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 25, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-4d2f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1939). Hanging gardens of Babylon, Iraq (Mesopotamia). 2nd of the "Seven wonders of the world." Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-4d2f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Hanging gardens of Babylon, Iraq (Mesopotamia).  2nd of the "Seven wonders of the world."