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Hadjar Silsilus - Egypt
Hadjar Silsilus - Egypt
Artist:
After:
Date:
19th century
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Lithograph
Dimensions:
34.6 x 50.6 cm (image); 42.4 x 59.7 cm (sheet)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.16950
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

In the foreground two loinclothed men work irrigation sweeps along the edge of a quiet inland waterworks - Dhows under sail move slowly across the water - sun sets at the left horizon behind an enigmatic rock formation. ( Jim Hahn 02/02/95)