Coloured etching. 225 x 415mm, 9 x 16¼".
A view of a town near Cairo from Frederik Ludvig Ludvig Norden's 'Voyage d'Égypte et de Nubie'. Norden, a Danish captain, travelled down the Nile through Egypt to Sudan in 1737-8; his account was published over a decade after his death with engravings taken from his drawings made on his tour.
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