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Lithograph - Mosque Cathdrale De Qous. Ensemble Et Détails Du Mimbar
  • Mosque Cathdrale De Qous. Ensemble Et Détails Du Mimbar
    Prisse d'Avennes, Achille-Constant-Théodore-Emile, born 1807 - died 1879
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Mosque Cathdrale De Qous. Ensemble Et Détails Du Mimbar

  • Object:

    Lithograph

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (published)

  • Date:

    1877 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Prisse d'Avennes, Achille-Constant-Théodore-Emile, born 1807 - died 1879 (artist)
    Ch. et A. Chardon Aine (printers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lithograph

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased with the assistance of the National Heritage Memorial Fund, Art Fund, Shell International and the Friends of the V&A

  • Museum number:

    SP.480

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case SC, shelf 54

Physical description

Lithograph entitled 'Mosque Cathdrale De Qous. Ensemble Et Détails Du Mimbar'. Lettered with title and 'Art Arabe (XIIe Sicle) Prisse d'Avennes Gravé par Jules Penel. Imp. par Ch. et A. Chardon'. The mimbar at Qus is one of the oldest surviving in Egypt.

Place of Origin

Paris (published)

Date

1877 (published)

Artist/maker

Prisse d'Avennes, Achille-Constant-Théodore-Emile, born 1807 - died 1879 (artist)
Ch. et A. Chardon Aine (printers)

Materials and Techniques

Lithograph

Dimensions

Height: 44.5 cm, Width: 32.4 cm

Descriptive line

Lithograph after a drawing by Prisse D'Avennes entitled 'Mosque Cathdrale De Qous. Ensemble Et Détails Du Mimbar', a plate from a set of 200 in Prisse D'Avennes', 'L'Art Arabe D'Apres Les Monuments Du Kaire Depuis Le VIIe Siecle Jusqu'A La Fin Du XVIIIe Siecle'. Published in Paris, 1877.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Printing; Lithography

Subjects depicted

Mimbars; Mosques

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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