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Title
Éruption du Mont Vésuve de 1779
Additional title: The eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 1779
Names
Chapuy, Jean-Baptiste (French draftsman and printmaker, ca. 1760-1802) (Printmaker)
Chapuy, Jean-Baptiste (French draftsman and printmaker, ca. 1760-1802) (Artist)
Anna, Alessandro d' (Italian painter and landscapist, ca. 1746-after 1796) (Artist)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1785 - 1790 (Approximate)
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Shelf locator: MESI ++
Topics
Volcanic eruptions
Vesuvius (Italy) -- Eruption, 79
Genres
Prints
Notes
Language: Captions are in French.
Statement of responsibility: Jean-Baptiste Chapuy, after Alessandro d'Anna.
Physical Description
Aquatints
Extent: Image: 65.7 x 49.5 cm. (25 7/8 x 19 1/2 in.) Paper: 77.3 x 55.4 cm. (30 7/16 x 21 13/16 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
French
Identifiers
TMS ID: 20991
TMS Object Number: 105681b
NYPL Exhibition ID: VA43
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d3964ba0-c556-012f-e1e4-3c075448cc4b
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

  • 1760: Creator Born
  • 1785: Created (Approximate)
  • 1802: Creator Died
  • 2021: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "Éruption du Mont Vésuve de 1779" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1785 - 1790. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/5e66b3e8-8761-d471-e040-e00a180654d7

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "Éruption du Mont Vésuve de 1779" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 14, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/5e66b3e8-8761-d471-e040-e00a180654d7

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. (1785 - 1790). Éruption du Mont Vésuve de 1779 Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/5e66b3e8-8761-d471-e040-e00a180654d7

Wikipedia Citation

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Éruption du Mont Vésuve de 1779