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Roman legionnaires building a camp and excavating a road (left) ; horses transporting a ballista (bottom right) ; and the emperor Trajan receiving the surrender of Dacian chieftains (top right)

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Title
Roman legionnaires building a camp and excavating a road (left) ; horses transporting a ballista (bottom right) ; and the emperor Trajan receiving the surrender of Dacian chieftains (top right)
Names
Bartoli, Pietro Santi, 1635-1700 (Artist)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Building construction -- Ancient

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1700 (Approximate)
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Topics
Building construction -- To 499
Carts & wagons
Bas-reliefs
Trajan, Emperor of Rome, 53-117
Soldiers -- Roman+ -- To 499
Dacians -- To 499
Trajan's Column (Rome, Italy)
Soldiers -- Dacian -- 100-109
Tribal chiefs -- To 499
Surrenders
Ballista
Notes
Source note: From Colonna Traiana, eretta dal Senato, e popolo Romano all''imperatore Traiano Augusto, nel suo foro in Roma. Scolpita con l''historie della guerra dacica. (Roma : Gio. Giacomo Rossi, 170-).
Content: Written on border: "Scenes during the wars of the Romans against the Dracians, 101-106 A.D. Bas-relief, Trajan's column, engr. early 18th cen." Includes additional printed text in Italian.
Physical Description
Etchings
Extent: Plate mark 20 x 36.5 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f65591a0-c5bd-012f-f5f5-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1635: Creator Born
  • 1700: Issued
  • 1700: Creator Died
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Roman legionnaires building a camp and excavating a road (left) ; horses transporting a ballista (bottom right) ; and the emperor Trajan receiving the surrender of Dacian chieftains (top right)" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1700. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-3039-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Roman legionnaires building a camp and excavating a road (left) ; horses transporting a ballista (bottom right) ; and the emperor Trajan receiving the surrender of Dacian chieftains (top right)" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 26, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-3039-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1700). Roman legionnaires building a camp and excavating a road (left) ; horses transporting a ballista (bottom right) ; and the emperor Trajan receiving the surrender of Dacian chieftains (top right) Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-3039-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Roman legionnaires building a camp and excavating a road (left) ; horses transporting a ballista (bottom right) ; and the emperor Trajan receiving the surrender of Dacian chieftains (top right)