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Title
View of the Capitol and Forum at the time of the emperors
Names
Buchetti (Artist)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Rome (Ancient)

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Topics
Architecture, Roman
Roman Forum (Rome, Italy)
Capitoline Hill (Italy)
Rome
Genres
Reconstructions
Art reproductions
Notes
Content: "Reproduced from a painting by the Italian painter, Buchetti [Becchetti?], who has consulted the most reliable authorities for every detail of his picture. It may, therefore, be taken to represent the Forum as it was at the time of the Roman Emperors. A picture of the same locality at the present day will be given in our next issue."--printed on border.
Source identifier: pcm (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Physical Description
Halftone photomechanical prints
Extent: 19 x 27 cm
"Gilling Walpole (?)"--signature in plate at bottom left.
Description
From left to right: Basilica Emilia ; Temple of Concord ; Temple of Vespasian ; Temple of Saturn ; Triumphal arch of Septimius Severus. Above is the Tabularium.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a736e780-c5bf-012f-37bb-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

  • 1896: Issued
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "View of the Capitol and Forum at the time of the emperors" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-600e-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. "View of the Capitol and Forum at the time of the emperors" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 18, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-600e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1896). View of the Capitol and Forum at the time of the emperors Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-600e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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View of the Capitol and Forum at the time of the emperors