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L'elevazione del Foro di Atene.

Image ID: 1619728

L'elevazione del Foro di Atene.  [Elevation of the forum at Athens.] (1823-1838)

Image Details

Image Title

:  L'elevazione del Foro di Atene.

Alternate Title

: Elevation of the forum at Athens.

Additional Name(s)

: Sasso, Giovanni Antonio -- Engraver

Published Date

: 1823-1838

Specific Material Type

: prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : col. ; 13.8 x 23.4 cm.


: The Roman Forum of Athens is located north of the acropolis and east of the original classical Greek agora. The Roman forum was built in the first and second centuries A.D. During this period barbarians destroyed the ancient Greek Agora. The forum was the market place and administrative center of the city. Note 2.) Written on border: "Forum at Athens ; reconstruction of early 1800s." Stains on border.

Original Source

: From Il costume antico e moderno, o, storia del governo, della milizia, della religione, delle arti, scienze ed usanze di tutti i popoli antichi e moderni. (Firenze : Batelli, 1823-1838) Ferrario, Giulio (1767-1847), Author.


: Wonders: Images of the Ancient World / Architecture -- Ancient -- A-Z

Source Description

: 1 folder (20 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 1619728

Record ID

: 1760988

Digital Item Published

: 4-22-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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