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Cartouche and Medusa's head adorn the keystones of round-arch windows

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Title
Cartouche and Medusa's head adorn the keystones of round-arch windows
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Mythology -- Medusa

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1889
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Topics
Medusa (Greek mythology)
Gorgons (Greek mythology)
Serpents -- Mythology
Mermaids
Heads (Anatomy)
Keystones
Zeughaus (Berlin, Germany)
Notes
Content: Printed on border: "Berlin" "Ehemaliges Zeughaus" "Schlusssteine der Hinterfassade." "Das barock-und rococo-ornament."
Statement of responsibility: "Herausgegeben von Cornelius Gurlitt". "Lichtdruck der Kunstanstalt von Ernst Wasmuth, A. -G., Berlin W."--printed on border.
Physical Description
Collotypes
Extent: Sheet 29.5 x 38.5 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): efe3aca0-c5be-012f-711b-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

  • 1889: Issued
  • 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. "Cartouche and Medusa's head adorn the keystones of round-arch windows" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1889. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-1a00-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. "Cartouche and Medusa's head adorn the keystones of round-arch windows" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 20, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-1a00-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1889). Cartouche and Medusa's head adorn the keystones of round-arch windows Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-1a00-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Cartouche and Medusa's head adorn the keystones of  round-arch windows