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Approach of the Simoom - Desert of Gizeh.

  • ARTIST: David Roberts

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

  • MEDIUM: Multi-stone lithograph.

    DATE: 1841-49.

  • EDITION SIZE: Image size 13 x 19" (33 x 48.4 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).<br><br> One of Roberts most sought-after images.


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