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Title
The Great Temple at Paestum
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Temples -- Greek

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1897
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON TEMP-Gre
Topics
Greek temples
Colonnades
Doric order
Architecture, Greek -- Italy
Paestum (Extinct city)
Temples -- Italy -- Paestum
Genres
Architectural photographs
Views
Notes
Statement of responsibility: "Copyright, 1897, by A. W. Elson & Co., Boston."--lettered in plate.
Source note: Illustrated catalogue of carbon prints on the rise and progress of Greek and Roman art. With descriptions by Prof. F.B. Tarbell. (Boston A.W. Elson 1897) Tarbell, F. B. (Frank Bigelow) (1853-1920), Contributor.
Physical Description
Photogravures
Chine collé prints
Extent: Plate mark 16 x 22 cm on heavy wove paper
Description
Temple of Hera at Paestum, Italy, also known as the Temple of Neptune.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d93a1210-c5bf-012f-b21d-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

  • 1897: Issued
  • 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. "The Great Temple at Paestum" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1897. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-4cdd-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. "The Great Temple at Paestum" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 23, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-4cdd-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1897). The Great Temple at Paestum Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-4cdd-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The Great Temple at Paestum