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Views in Egypt (plates)

A work made of book with forty aquatints, with hand-coloring, in black on ivory wove paper.
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  • A work made of book with forty aquatints, with hand-coloring, in black on ivory wove paper.

Date:

1801

Artist:

Luigi Mayer (Italian, act. 1776-1792)
engraved by Thomas Milton (English, 1743-1827)
printed by Thomas Bensley (English, 1760-1835)
published by Robert Bowyer (English, 1758-1834)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Luigi Mayer

Title

Views in Egypt (plates)

Origin

Italy

Date

Made 1801

Medium

Book with forty aquatints, with hand-coloring, in black on ivory wove paper

Dimensions

473 × 335 × 22 mm (book, closed); 473 × 675 × 45 mm (book, open)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. James Ward Thorne

Reference Number

1940.639

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