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Ruins of Karnack [Karnak].

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Ruins of Karnack [Karnak].
Additional title: General view of the ruins of Karnak, from the west.
Brockedon, William, 1787-1854 (Author)
Roberts, David, 1796-1864 (Artist)
Haghe, Louis, 1806-1885 (Lithographer)

Egypt & Nubia

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1846 - 1849 (approximate)
Place Term: London
Publisher: F.G. Moon
Library locations
General Research Division
Shelf locator: *OBM+++ (Brockedon, W. Egypt & Nubia)
Temples -- Egypt -- Karnak
Karnak (Egypt)
Hand coloring
Content : "Although published separately, these volumes are the Egyptian and Nubian section of Roberts's great work, the other three volumes of which were published 1842-9, usually referred to as Roberts's Holy Land ... All six volumes are in fact often found together as a set ... It must have been originally the intention to issue the book under one title as volume I-VI, but there is no hint of this on the t.p."--Abbey, J.R. Travel, v. 1, p. 247.

Statement of Responsibility: From drawings made on the spot by David Roberts; with historical descriptions by William Brockedon; lithographed by Louis Haghe
Physical Description
Extent: 35 x 51 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
RLIN/OCLC : 10389143
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14293088
UUID: 0941d520-c6c6-012f-90cf-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1787: Creator Born
  • 1846: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1854: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. "Ruins of Karnack [Karnak]." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1846 - 1849. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-0e81-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. "Ruins of Karnack [Karnak]." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 26, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-0e81-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. (1846 - 1849). Ruins of Karnack [Karnak]. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-0e81-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Ruins of Karnack [Karnak].