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Grand Temple d'Isis, à Philae. Toth Ibiocéphale (Dieu des lettres)

Artist:
Maxime Du Camp (French, 1822–1894)
Date:
1849–51
Medium:
Salted paper print
Dimensions:
Image: 9 3/16 × 6 3/16 in. (23.4 × 15.7 cm) Mount: 11 9/16 × 8 3/8 in. (29.4 × 21.2 cm)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Museum Purchase, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.967.1 (14)
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in pencil on mount, recto BR, "pl. 79" [from Maxime Du Camp, "Egypte, Nubie, Palestine et Syrie", Gide et Baudry, Paris,1852, plate 79]
Maxime Du Camp; [...]; André Jammes, Paris; [Lunn Gallery, Washington, DC, February 14, 1981]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York

Du Camp, Maxime. Égypte, Nubie, Palestine et Syrie: dessins photographiques recueillis pendant les années 1849, 1850 et 1851, Paris: Gide et Baudry, 1852. no. pl. 79, 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.

Apraxine, Pierre. Photographs from the Collection of the Gilman Paper Company. Reeds Springs, Mo.: White Oak Press, 1985. p. 421.



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