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Title
The Pharos of Alexandria
Names
Castaigne, J. André (Artist)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Seven wonders of the world

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1898-04
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON SEV
Topics
Seven Wonders of the World
Slaves
Lighthouses -- Egypt -- Alexandria
Rowing
Galleys (Ships)
Genres
Periodical illustrations
Notes
Source note: Century magazine. (New York : The Century Co., 1870-).
Physical Description
Halftone photomechanical prints
Extent: 21 x 14 cm
Description
Illuminated by the fiery beacon of the famous lighthouse, a galley rowed by slaves makes it way through the harbor of Alexandria.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ba6529a0-c5bf-012f-67e7-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1898: Issued
  • 2013: 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. "The Pharos of Alexandria" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1898-04. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6386-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 Pharos of Alexandria" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed March 30, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6386-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1898-04). The Pharos of Alexandria Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-6386-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The Pharos of Alexandria