David Roberts, RA (British, 1796-1864) A set of lithographs from Egypt & Nubia series  11 full folio, 49.5 x 34.5cm. (19 1/2 x 13 1/2in).; 5 half-folio, approx. 25 x 33cm. (10 x 13in). each unframed
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David Roberts, RA (British, 1796-1864) A set of lithographs from Egypt & Nubia series 11 full folio, 49.5 x 34.5cm. (19 1/2 x 13 1/2in).; 5 half-folio, approx. 25 x 33cm. (10 x 13in). each unframed
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David Roberts, RA (British, 1796-1864) A set of lithographs from Egypt & Nubia series  11 full folio, 49.5 x 34.5cm. (19 1/2 x 13 1/2in).; 5 half-folio, approx. 25 x 33cm. (10 x 13in). each unframed David Roberts, RA (British, 1796-1864) A set of lithographs from Egypt & Nubia series  11 full folio, 49.5 x 34.5cm. (19 1/2 x 13 1/2in).; 5 half-folio, approx. 25 x 33cm. (10 x 13in). each unframed David Roberts, RA (British, 1796-1864) A set of lithographs from Egypt & Nubia series  11 full folio, 49.5 x 34.5cm. (19 1/2 x 13 1/2in).; 5 half-folio, approx. 25 x 33cm. (10 x 13in). each unframed David Roberts, RA (British, 1796-1864) A set of lithographs from Egypt & Nubia series  11 full folio, 49.5 x 34.5cm. (19 1/2 x 13 1/2in).; 5 half-folio, approx. 25 x 33cm. (10 x 13in). each unframed David Roberts, RA (British, 1796-1864) A set of lithographs from Egypt & Nubia series  11 full folio, 49.5 x 34.5cm. (19 1/2 x 13 1/2in).; 5 half-folio, approx. 25 x 33cm. (10 x 13in). each unframed
Lot Details
David Roberts, RA (British, 1796-1864)
A set of lithographs from Egypt & Nubia series
Royal subscribers' edition lithographs by Louis Haghe with original hand-colouring
11 full folio, 49.5 x 34.5cm. (19 1/2 x 13 1/2in).; 5 half-folio, approx. 25 x 33cm. (10 x 13in). each
unframed
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Footnotes

  • Later published as The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt & Nubia . . . with historical descriptions by the Revd. George Croly; [with:] Egypt and Nubia from drawings made on the spot . . . with historical descriptions by William Brockedon (London: F. G. Moon, 1842-1849), the present lot comprises:

    Volume IV:
    Pompey's Pillar, Alexandria
    Interior of the Temple of Aboo Simbel
    Temple at Tafa in Nubia
    Edfou
    Thebes, Great Hall at Karnac
    Luxor
    The Great Sphinx, Pyramids of Gezeh
    Pyramids of Gezeh

    Volume V:
    Kom Ombo, 21 Nov 1838 (2 views)
    View from under the Portico of the Temple of Dendera
    General View of Aswan and the Island of Elephantine
    The Hypaethral Temple at Philae called the Bed of Pharaoh
    Temple at Wady Dabod, Nubia
    Obelisk of Heliopolis
    Grand Entrance to the Temple of Luxor
    Portico of the Temple of Kalabshe
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