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Burning books of the Alexandrian Library

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Title
Burning books of the Alexandrian Library, folio XCII
Names
Schedel, Hartmann, 1440-1514 (Author)
Collection

Liber Cronicarum

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1493
Place: Nuremburg
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Shelf locator: MEOE, [96886]
Genres
Prints
Notes
Citation/reference: NYPL 4
Content: Anonymous printmaker.
Physical Description
Woodcuts
Extent: 1 print: woodcut ; 17 3/4 x 12 1/2 inches
Description
Folio XCII of Hartmann Schedel's Liber Cronicarum.
Type of Resource
Still image
Text
Languages
Latin
Identifiers
TMS ID: 383294
TMS Object Number: 96886
NYPL Exhibition ID: TL 24.09.073
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b42c2ef0-e924-013c-3d83-0242ac110005
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1440: Creator Born
  • 1493: Created
  • 1514: Creator Died
  • 2024: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "Burning books of the Alexandrian Library" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1493. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/4dfbbd40-e927-013c-989c-0242ac110003

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "Burning books of the Alexandrian Library" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 14, 2024. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/4dfbbd40-e927-013c-989c-0242ac110003

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. (1493). Burning books of the Alexandrian Library Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/4dfbbd40-e927-013c-989c-0242ac110003

Wikipedia Citation

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Burning books of the Alexandrian Library