The Old Print Shop

Cairo from the gate of Citenib, Looking forward Towards the Desert of Suez.

  • ARTIST: David Roberts

  • PUBLISHER: Published by London, F. G. Moon, 20 Threadneedle Street.

  • MEDIUM: Two stone lithograph.

    DATE: 1841-49.

  • EDITION SIZE: Image size 12 7/8 x 19 1/4" (29.8 x 48.9 cm)

  • DESCRIPTION: This is a plate from the standard edition of "The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt & Nubia", from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts R.A.. Lithographed by Louis Haghe of the firm Day & Haghe, one of the earliest lithograph publishers of England, these prints were published in six volume sets over a span of eight years (1841-49).


  • CONDITION: Fair condition. Standard edition lithograph that was trimmed to the image and mounted on card in the manner of the deluxe edition.