Panorama of Athens, ca. 1885

Format
Visual material
Description
1 v. ; 24 x33 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Getty AAT genre
Compiled/​Created
ca. 1885
Summary note
Folding panorama consisting of six mounted albumen prints (12.2 x 17.8 cm.), the first affixed to the inside front cover and the remainder mounted on card-stock leaves joined accordion style with cloth tapes, forming a continuous panoramic view of Athens, Greece and the surrounding classical monuments. Included are the Acropolis, the Theseion [Hephaisteion] , the Monument of Philopappus, and the Lycabettus Hill.
Notes
Title based on contents.
Binding note
MSS copy bound in old brown cloth on hard boards.
Source acquisition
Gift: Program in Hellenic Studies with the support of the Stanley J. Seeger Hellenic Fund. Acc. no. 2009-127.
Other views
Staff view

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