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Title
Arco di Costantino
Additional title: Arch of Constantine
Names
Cottafavi, Gaetano, fl. 1837-1864 (Etcher)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Arches

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1858
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON ARCHES
Topics
Arches
Carts & wagons
Transportation -- Italy -- Rome
Arch of Constantine (Rome, Italy)
Memorial arches -- Italy -- Rome
Genres
Views
Notes
Content: This triumphal arch is situated between the Colosseum and the Palatine Hill in Rome. It was erected to commemorate Constantine I's victory over Maxentius at the Battle of Milvian Bridge on October 28, 312 AD and was dedicated in 315.
Statement of responsibility: "G. Cottafavi dis. ed inc."--printed on border.
Source note: Raccolta delle principali vedute di Roma e suoi contorni, disegnate dal vero ed incise l''anno 1858. (Roma Tommaso Cuccioni 1858) Cottafavi, Gaetano (fl. 1837-1864), Author.
Physical Description
Etchings
Extent: 19 x 24.2 cm
Foxing and stains on image.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9c8fc570-c5bd-012f-77b4-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1837: Creator Born
  • 1858: Issued
  • 1864: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Arco di Costantino" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1858. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-12e4-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. "Arco di Costantino" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 11, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-12e4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1858). Arco di Costantino Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-12e4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Arco di Costantino