Entrance to the Caves of Beni Hassan.
[n.d. c, 1840]
Lithograph with letterpress. Framed. Printed area: 300 x 540mm, (12 x 21"). Frame: 520 x 700mm, (20½ x 27½"). Unexamined out of frame.
View of the entrance to the Ancient Egyptian cemetery of Beni Hasan in front of which two goat herds and their flock are resting. Beni Hasan, as the letterpress describes, contained detailed depictions of everyday life in Ancient Egypt.
[Ref: 35080] £150.00