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Title
Slaughtering and dismembering oxen for the butchery.
Names
L'Hôte, Nestor (1804-1842) (Artist)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Egypt -- Ancient

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1844 - 1889
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON EGY-Anc
Shelf locator: PC-WON OX EGY-Anc
Topics
Egypt -- Antiquities
Butchers -- Egypt
Egyptian language -- Writing, Hieroglyphic
Egyptians -- To 499
Knives -- To 499
Genres
Prints
Notes
Content: Butchers use large knives to cut joints of meat from cattle. Some of the men sharpen knives with whetstones hung from their belts. Others carry off haunches of meat.
Content: Vertical fold line on image.
Source note: Monuments de l''Egypte et de la Nubie, d''àprès les dessins exécutés sur les lieux sous la direction de Champollion-le-jeune. (Paris : Didot, 1844-1889) Guizot, M. , Publisher. Thiers, M. , Publisher. Champollion, Jean François (1790-1832), Author.
Physical Description
Lithographs
Extent: 1 print : b ; 11.5 x 61 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 28022100-c5be-012f-3876-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1804: Creator Born
  • 1842: Creator Died
  • 1844: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Slaughtering and dismembering oxen for the butchery." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1844 - 1889. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-5fd8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Slaughtering and dismembering oxen for the butchery." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 15, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-5fd8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1844 - 1889). Slaughtering and dismembering oxen for the butchery. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-5fd8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Slaughtering and dismembering oxen for the butchery.