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Mittelsaal der Caracallathermen (B) mit Ausblick auf den Schwimmsaal (C).

Image ID: 1619823

Mittelsaal der Caracallathermen (B) mit Ausblick auf den Schwimmsaal (C).  [Central hall of the thermal baths of Caracalla with a view o...]

Image Details

Image Title

:  Mittelsaal der Caracallathermen (B) mit Ausblick auf den Schwimmsaal (C).

Alternate Title

: Central hall of the thermal baths of Caracalla with a view of the swimming pool.

Creator

: Thiersch, Friedrich von, 1852-1921 -- Artist

Specific Material Type

: prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 16.8 x 12 cm.

Notes

: The thermae or baths of Caracalla were built of brick during the reign of emperor Marcus Aurelius Antoninus, known as Caracalla. Construction began in 212 and was completed in 217 AD. The complex housed baths as well as a library, gym, eating facilities, gardens and a swimming pool. Note 2.) Written on border: "c.1901, V.1." "Baths of Caracalla." Incorrect source code.

Source

: Wonders: Images of the Ancient World / Baths -- Ancient

Source Description

: 1 folder (7 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC-WON BATHS-Anc

Digital ID

: 1619823

Record ID

: 1761384

Digital Item Published

: 6-25-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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