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Title
The young Cyrus entering Ecbatana
Additional title: The fulfillment of prophecy--Cyrus entering a conquered city
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Personalities -- A-Z

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1885
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON P. A-Z
Topics
Harnesses
Cyrus, King of Persia, d. 529 B.C
Umbrellas
Headgear -- To 499
Horses -- To 499
War casualties -- To 499
Chariots -- Iran -- To 499
Kings -- To 499
War destruction & pillage -- To 499
Genres
Portraits
Notes
Content: Cyrus, King of Persia, overthrew the Median empire and captured the capital city of Ecbatana.
Content: Written on border: "Cyrus the Great." "600?-529 B.C."
Source note: Cyclopaedia of universal history : being an account of the principal events in the career of the human race, from the beginnings of civilization to the present time. (Cincinnati : Jones Brothers, c1885) Ridpath, John Clark (1840-1900), Author.
Original version: Illustration of Isiah 45:1 in Cassell's Illustrated Family Bible. London, Cassell, Petter, and Galpin.
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Extent: 13.5 x 13.7 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 59cb31d0-c5bf-012f-69f7-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1885: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The young Cyrus entering Ecbatana" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1885. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-60aa-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 young Cyrus entering Ecbatana" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 22, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-60aa-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1885). The young Cyrus entering Ecbatana Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-60aa-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The young Cyrus entering Ecbatana