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Source:   Roman history


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Antonius offering the diadem to Cæsar.

Image ID: 1624739

Antonius offering the diadem to Cæsar. (1885)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Antonius offering the diadem to Cæsar.

Creator

: Brewtnall, Edward Frederick, 1846-1902 -- Artist

Published Date

: 1885

Specific Material Type

: prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 21.7 x 15 cm.

Notes

: During the celebration of the feast of Lupercalia in 44 B.C.E., Marc Anthony twice tries to put a diadem signifying royalty upon Caesar's head, and each time Caesar refuses, to roars of approval from the crowd. Note 2.) Reproduction of an original wood engraving. Source information not available.

Original Source

: From Ridpath's universal history : an account of the origin, primitive condition, and race development of the greater division of mankind. (New York : Merrill & Baker, c1899) Ridpath, John Clark (1840-1900), Author.

Source

: Wonders: Images of the Ancient World / Roman history

Source Description

: 1 folder (23 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Digital ID

: 1624739

Record ID

: 1763063

Digital Item Published

: 8-15-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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