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Photograph -  Rue Sook el Silah, Cairo, Egypt
  • Rue Sook el Silah, Cairo, Egypt
    Lekegian, Gabriel
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Rue Sook el Silah, Cairo, Egypt

  • Object:

    Photograph

  • Place of origin:

    Cairo (photographed)
    Egypt (photographed)

  • Date:

    late 19th century (photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lekegian, Gabriel (photographer)
    Lekegian, Gabriel (photographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Platinotype

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased from Mr. Somers Clarke, 11 June 1896

  • Museum number:

    PH.1385-1896

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

A mounted sepia-coloured photograph of the facade of a building in Cairo.

Place of Origin

Cairo (photographed)
Egypt (photographed)

Date

late 19th century (photographed)

Artist/maker

Lekegian, Gabriel (photographer)
Lekegian, Gabriel (photographer)

Materials and Techniques

Platinotype

Descriptive line

Photograph by Lekegian & Co. of the Rue Sook el Silah, Cairo, Egypt, albumen print, ca. late 19th century

Materials

Photographic paper

Subjects depicted

Houses; Mashrabiyya

Categories

Photographs; Architecture; Topography; Archaeology

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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