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Soaring Ionic façade of the Temple of the Ephesian Diana.

Image ID: 1625155

Soaring Ionic façade of the Temple of the Ephesian Diana. (1924?)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Soaring Ionic façade of the Temple of the Ephesian Diana.

Creator

: Oakley, Harold -- Artist

Published Date

: 1924?

Specific Material Type

: photomechanical_prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : col. ; 18 x 23 cm.

Notes

: Printed below image: "Drawn from the best authorities and specially coloured by Mr. Harold Oakley for 'Wonders of the Past.'" Note 2.) Printed on border: "In this reconstruction the fifth and last Temple of the Ephesian Artemis is shown, not cold and white as we have grown to think of Greek temples, but glittering with the colours and the metal and the marble of actuality. In it were to be found the most priceless works of art of the age and countless hoards of treasure deposited there for safety by the Asiatic states. Begun about 350 B.C., it was not yet complete when Al ....
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Original Source

: From Wonders of the past. ca. 1923-1933) Hammerton, John Alexander, Sir (1871-1949), Editor.

Source

: Wonders: Images of the Ancient World / Seven wonders of the world

Source Description

: 1 folder (45 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC-WON SEV

Digital ID

: 1625155

Record ID

: 1764274

Digital Item Published

: 12-22-2008; updated 8-24-2011

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