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Title
Circus Maximus
Additional title: Der Circus maximus in Rom, mit dem Palatin und den Kaiserpalästen zur Linken und dem Aventin zur Rechten; im Hintergrunde das Albanesergebirge
Names
Thiersch, Friedrich von, 1852-1921 (Artist)
Closs, A. (Adolf), 1840-1894 (Wood engraver)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Rome (Ancient)

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1882
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Topics
Chariot racing
Circus, Roman
Amphitheaters -- Rome
Genres
Reconstructions
Notes
Source note: A pictorial history of the world's great nations, from the earliest dates to the present time. (New York : Hess, c1882) Yonge, Charlotte Mary (1823-1901), Author.
Reproduction: Probably reproduced from Hellas und Rom by Jakob von Falke, ca. 1879.
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Extent: 13.4 x 20.8 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a697f250-c5bf-012f-2669-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1852: Creator Born
  • 1882: Issued
  • 1921: Creator Died
  • 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. "Circus Maximus" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1882. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-600c-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. "Circus Maximus" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 30, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-600c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1882). Circus Maximus Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-600c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Circus Maximus