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Names
Firmin-Didot (Firm) (Printer)
Coste, Pascal, 1787-1879 (Artist)
Ollivier, Emile Edmond (1800-1864) (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
Decoration and ornament, Islamic
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 50 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 10391413
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b13984016
UUID: 509877d0-c6cf-012f-a210-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1839: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Art & Architecture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Facade latérale et détails du Couvent de Dervich et de la fontaine publique" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1839. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-62ff-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. "Facade latérale et détails du Couvent de Dervich et de la fontaine publique" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 8, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-62ff-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). Facade latérale et détails du Couvent de Dervich et de la fontaine publique Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-62ff-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Facade latérale et détails du Couvent de Dervich et de la fontaine publique