Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object

Vue du grand Sphinx et de la grande pyramide de Menkazeh (Mycerinus)

Artist:
Maxime Du Camp (French, 1822–1894)
Date:
December 1849
Medium:
Salted paper print from paper negative
Dimensions:
Image: 6 3/8 × 8 7/16 in. (16.2 × 21.4 cm) Mount: 12 5/16 × 18 11/16 in. (31.2 × 47.5 cm)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Gift of The Howard Gilman Foundation, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.376.20
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in pencil on mount, recto TRC: "11"; inscribed in ink on mount, recto BL: "Egypte."; inscribed in ink on mount, recto BC: "Vue du grand Sphinx et de la grande pyramide de Meukazeh (Mycerinus)"; inscribed in ink on mount, recto BR: "No. 20.".
Maxime Du Camp; Eugène Viollet-le-Duc (presumed); [...]; André Jammes, Paris; [Graphics International, Ltd., Washington, D.C.]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York, September 1, 1978

Du Camp, Maxime. Égypte, Nubie, Palestine et Syrie: dessins photographiques recueillis pendant les années 1849, 1850 et 1851, Paris: Gide et Baudry, 1852. Nineteenth Century Collections Online. http://tinyurl.galegroup.com/tinyurl/i7P27.

Undena Publications, ed. The photographic heritage of the Middle East : an exhibition of early photographs of Egypt, Palestine, Syria, Turkey, Greece & Iran, 1849-1893. Malibu, 1981.



Related Objects

Coiffure des Femmes de Nazareth

Artist: Maxime Du Camp (French, 1822–1894) Date: 1850 Medium: Salted paper print from paper negative Accession: 2000.118 On view in:Not on view

Westernmost Colossus of the Temple of Re, Abu Simbel

Artist: Maxime Du Camp (French, 1822–1894) Date: 1850 Medium: Salted paper print from paper negative Accession: 2005.100.376.149 On view in:Not on view

Maison et Jardin du quartier Franc, au Kaire

Artist: Maxime Du Camp (French, 1822–1894) Date: January 9, 1850 Medium: Salted paper print from paper negative Accession: 2005.100.376.4 On view in:Not on view

Égypte, Nubie, Syrie: Paysages et Monuments

Artist: Maxime Du Camp (French, 1822–1894) Date: 1849–50 Medium: Salted paper prints from paper negatives Accession: 2005.100.376.1–.175 On view in:Not on view

[Proof prints from Egypte, Nubie, Palestine et Syrie]

Artist: Maxime Du Camp (French, 1822–1894) Date: 1849–51 Medium: Salted paper prints Accession: 2005.100.967.1 (1–20) On view in:Not on view