63 of 63 Items

Source:   Heaven and hell

Back Back to Results Thumbnails View Enlarged Image Add to Selections Purchase Print or Photo Gift Printer-Friendly Version Next

The lake of pitch.

Image ID: 833587

The lake of pitch.  [Ciampolo hauled out by his hair.] (1854)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The lake of pitch.

Alternate Title

: Ciampolo hauled out by his hair.


: Flaxman, John, 1755-1826 -- Artist

Published Date

: 1854

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 11 x 15 cm. (4 x 6 in.)


: Printed on border: "Ciampolo." "With grapple seized his hair all stiff with pitch." Written on border: "Dante" Foxing on image.

Original Source

: From Dante. Bohn, 1854) Dante Alighieri (1265-1321), Author. Flaxman, John (1755-1826), Artist.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Heaven and hell

Source Description

: 2 folders (65 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 833587

Record ID

: 720130

Digital Item Published

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

Browse More

Sources, libraries, guides, online catalog


Permalink (click to copy):

Embed this image (click code)

NYPL Digital Gallery provides free and open access to over 800,000 images digitized from primary sources and printed rarities in the vast collections of The New York Public Library, including drawings, illuminated manuscripts, historical maps, vintage posters, rare prints and photographs, illustrated books, printed ephemera, and more.