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General View of Esouan and the Island of Elephantine - Egypt
General View of Esouan and the Island of Elephantine - Egypt
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Date:
19th century
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Lithograph
Dimensions:
34.1 x 53.5 cm (image); 41.7 x 59.6 cm (sheet)
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Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.16966
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
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Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

In growing twilight four dhows with sails reefed stand together in a quiet inlet - sailors about - at left an ancient sun baked city sits on the rocks above the same still waters - at center across the bay evidence of ancient ruins - a corner of a date palm grove at extreme right. ( Jim Hahn 02/09/95)