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Views in Egypt (text)

A work made of book with letterpress in black on cream wove paper.
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  • A work made of book with letterpress in black on cream 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)

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Artist

Luigi Mayer

Title

Views in Egypt (text)

Origin

Italy

Date

1801

Medium

Book with letterpress in black on cream wove paper

Dimensions

473 × 335 × 23 mm (book, closed); 473 × 680 × 34 mm (book; open)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. James Ward Thorne

Reference Number

1940.640

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