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Agrippina.

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Title
Agrippina.
Names
Dénel (Engraver)
Wicar, Jean-Baptiste Joseph (1762-1834) (Artist)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Personalities -- A-Z

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1789 - 1819
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON P. A-Z
Topics
Clothing & dress -- Rome -- To 499
Romans -- To 499
Women -- Clothing & dress -- Rome -- To 499
Sandals -- To 499
Hairstyles -- Rome -- To 499
Agrippina, Major, ca. 14 B.C.-33 A.D.
Genres
Portraits
Notes
Content: Agrippina the Elder was considered a noble and heroic woman. She was married to Germanicus, a Roman general, and followed him on his campaigns. She was the mother of the future Emperor Caligula and grandmother of Nero. Hated by Tiberius, she was banished to the island of Pandateria where it is thought she starved herself to death.
Content: Written on border: "13 BC ? - 33 AD."
Source note: Tableaux, statues, bas-reliefs et camées de la Galerie de Florence et du Palais Pitti. (Paris : Masquelier, 1789-1819) Mongez (1747-1835), Author.
Physical Description
Copper engravings
Extent: 1 print : b ; 23.3 x 24.3 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 51fcf940-c5bf-012f-a8f3-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1789: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Agrippina." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1789 - 1819. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-609c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Agrippina." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 24, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-609c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1789 - 1819). Agrippina. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-609c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Agrippina.