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Title
Plan et coupe du Couvent de Dervich

Names
Firmin-Didot (Firm) (Printer)
Coste, Pascal, 1787-1879 (Artist)
Hibon, Auguste (1780-1857) (Engraver)
Letronne, Louis (1790-1842) (Printer of plates)
Collection

Architecture arabe; ou Monuments du Kaire, mesurés et dessinés, de 1818 à 1825, par Pascal Coste.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1839
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Art & Architecture Collection
Shelf locator: MQT+++ (Coste, P. Architecture Arabe)
Topics
Architecture, Islamic -- Egypt
Genres
Engravings
Notes
Ownership : Astor Library

Content : "mis a l'effet" follows Courtin, L., so I assumed he was the lithographer

Content : Records 72 - 99 are lithographs printed on top of engravings. The engravings used all appear previously in the book.

Content : Roman numerals in page number box refer to plate numbers, found in upper right corner of images

Content: According to the "Description des planches" which precedes the plates, this is a "Tekieh ou Couvent." According to the Blue Guide to Egypt, a Takiyyah is a "Turkish building to house a permanent community of sufis."
Physical Description
Extent: Platemark : 38 x 52.5 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 10391413
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b13984016
UUID: 50331c60-c6cf-012f-e2af-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1839: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Art & Architecture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Plan et coupe du Couvent de Dervich" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1839. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-62fb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Art & Architecture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Plan et coupe du Couvent de Dervich" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 24, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-62fb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Art & Architecture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1839). Plan et coupe du Couvent de Dervich Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-62fb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Plan et coupe du Couvent de Dervich