Inscription: Facsimile signature stamp in red ink on print, BLC: "Gustave Le Gray"; inscribed in pencil on mount, recto TRC: "27", BRC: "Pyramides de Gizèh"; inscribed in pencil on mount, verso TLC: "M/1 3", TRC: "BL19852".
Félix Paponot; [...]; [sold Rieunier & Bailly--Pommery (Hotel Drouot), Paris, March 19, 2001]; [Baudoin Lebon, Paris]; Robert Shapazian
Aubenas, Sylvie. Gustave Le Gray, 1820–1884. Paris: Bibliothèque Nationale de France, 2002. p. 277.
This image is the central portion of a three-part panorama. The photograph was one of forty-four in an album entitled "Moyenne-Êgypte, tome I" made for Félix Paponot, an engineer working on the Ismailiya Canal. This is the only known print of this image.