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Title
A vestal virgin
Names
Sichel, Nathaniel (1843-1907) (Artist)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Religion -- Ancient -- Rome

Dates / Origin
Date Created: unknown
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON RELI-Anc-Ro
Topics
Rome -- Religion
Women -- Clothing & dress -- Rome -- To 499
Romans
Women priests -- Rome -- To 499
Vestal virgins
Lamps, Ancient
Genres
Art reproductions
Notes
Source note: Source information not available.
Content: Priestess holds an oil lamp with the sacred flame of Vesta and a lekythos probably containing water from a sacred spring.
Original version: "After the celebrated picture by N. Sichel."--printed on border.
Physical Description
Chromolithographs
Extent: Image 31.5 x 19.3 cm
Right corners of board mount missing.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 96688430-c5bf-012f-e760-58d385a7bc34
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

  • : Created
  • 1843: Creator Born
  • 1907: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "A vestal virgin" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-5f90-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. "A vestal virgin" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 17, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-5f90-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. A vestal virgin Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-5f90-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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A vestal virgin