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Title
Diversion of an Assyrian king
Names
Bridgman, Frederick Arthur, 1847-1928 (Artist)
Goupil & Cie (Platemaker)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Assyria

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1883
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON ASSY
Topics
Assyrians
Clothing & dress -- Assyria
Gods -- Assyrian
Hunting -- Assyria
Lion hunting -- Assyria
Archers -- Assyria
Arms & armament -- Assyria
Bows (Archery) -- Assyria
Kings -- Assyria
Animals -- Assyria
Lions -- Assyria
Assyrians -- To 499
Amphitheaters
Genres
Art reproductions
Notes
Content: Lion hunting was a pleasure that only the kings of Assyria experienced. The hunt could take place from a chariot or on foot using bows or spears.
Source note: Gallery of contemporary art. (Philadelphia : Gebbie Co., 1883).
Physical Description
Photogravures
Extent: 14.5 x 25 cm
Ink stamp on image. Tear at lower right corner and creases on mount.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b55d1a20-c5bd-012f-0cdc-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

  • 1847: Creator Born
  • 1883: Issued
  • 1928: 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. "Diversion of an Assyrian king" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1883. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-1368-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. "Diversion of an Assyrian king" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 12, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-1368-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1883). Diversion of an Assyrian king Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-1368-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Diversion of an Assyrian king