Ruins of the Memnonium, Thebes.Decr. 5th 1838.
London, Published F. G. Moon, 20 Threadneedle Street, May 1st, 1847.
Tinted lithograph, printed area 330 x 490mm.
The Mortuary Temple of Amenhotep III, with the Colossi of Memnon on the far left, guarding the approach. A lighting bolt, rare for the area, flashes to the ground. Published in the monumental folio edition of 'Egypt & Nubia: from drawings made on the spot' by David Roberts (1796 - 1864), lithographed by Louis Haghe.
Abbey Travel 272.
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