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Roman soldier.

Image ID: 830036

Roman soldier. (1890)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Roman soldier.

Creator

: Hildibrand, Henri Théophile -- Wood-engraver

Published Date

: 1890

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 20 x 15 cm. (7 3/4 x 5 3/4 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "Combatant, without either helmet or cuirass, who appears to be opposing his enemy's spear, or rather is preparing to hurl the stones which he carries in his cloak. Statue in the Uffizi Gallery at Florence." Includes additional text.

Original Source

: From History of Rome and of the Roman people from its origin to the invasion of the barbarians : containing over three thousand engravings, one hundred maps and plans and numerous chromolithographs. (Boston : Estes and Lauriat, 1890) Duruy, Victor (1811-1894), Author. Mahaffy, John Pentland, Sir (1839-1919), Editor.

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Army -- Ancient -- Rome

Source Description

: 2 folders (75 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC ARMY-Anc-Ro

Digital ID

: 830036

Record ID

: 706908

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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