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Title
Pyramus and Thisbe
Names
Delobbe, François Alfred (French painter, 1835-1915) (Artist)
Gebbie and Company (Printer of plates)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- P-R

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1878
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC WON MYT-P-R
Topics
Distress
Legends
Suicides
Male nude in art
Pyramus and Thisbe
Nudes
Genres
Art reproductions
Notes
Content: Thisbe returns to the mulberry tree by the tomb of Ninus to find Pyramus dead by his own hands.
Source note: The chefs-d''oeuvre d''art of the International exhibition, 1878. (Philadelphia : Gebbie, 1878) Strahan, Edward (1838-1886), Editor.
Physical Description
Photogravures
Extent: 18 x 26 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1b6ee110-c5bf-012f-dc69-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1835: Creator Born
  • 1878: Issued
  • 1915: Creator Died
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Pyramus and Thisbe" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1878. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0f0d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Pyramus and Thisbe" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 6, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0f0d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1878). Pyramus and Thisbe Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-0f0d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Pyramus and Thisbe