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Antonius offering the diadem to Cæsar.

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Names
Brewtnall, Edward Frederick (1846-1902) (Artist)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Roman history

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1885
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Topics
Caesar, Julius
Crowns -- To 499
Roman Forum (Rome, Italy)
Rome -- History -- Republic, 265-30 B.C
Antonius, Marcus, 83?-30 B.C.
Notes
Content : During the celebration of the feast of Lupercalia in 44 B.C.E., Marc Anthony twice tries to put a diadem signifying royalty upon Caesar's head, and each time Caesar refuses, to roars of approval from the crowd.

Source note: Ridpath''s universal history : an account of the origin, primitive condition, and race development of the greater division of mankind. (New York : Merrill Baker, c1899) Ridpath, John Clark (1840-1900), Author.
Physical Description
Form: Wood engravings ( Library of Congress Thesaurus for Graphic Materials )
Extent: 1 print : b ; 21.7 x 15 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: 9b7bb630-c5bf-012f-2b65-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1846: Creator Born
  • 1885: Issued
  • 1902: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Antonius offering the diadem to Cæsar." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1885. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-5f9f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Antonius offering the diadem to Cæsar." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 31, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-5f9f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1885). Antonius offering the diadem to Cæsar. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-5f9f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Antonius offering the diadem to Cæsar.