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photograph - View over the west side of the mosque of Mamluk Amir Aqsunqur al-Nasiri (Blue mosque - Ibrahim Agha Mustahfazan), Cairo
  • View over the west side of the mosque of Mamluk Amir Aqsunqur al-Nasiri (Blue mosque - Ibrahim Agha Mustahfazan), Cairo
    Sebah, Jean Pascal, born 1872 - died 1947
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View over the west side of the mosque of Mamluk Amir Aqsunqur al-Nasiri (Blue mosque - Ibrahim Agha Mustahfazan), Cairo

  • Object:

    photograph

  • Place of origin:

    Egypt (photographed)
    Cairo (photographed)

  • Date:

    1890s (photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Sebah, Jean Pascal, born 1872 - died 1947 (photographer)

  • Museum number:

    PH.1311-1896

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

A mounted albumen print showing a topographical view of Cairo, Egypt

Place of Origin

Egypt (photographed)
Cairo (photographed)

Date

1890s (photographed)

Artist/maker

Sebah, Jean Pascal, born 1872 - died 1947 (photographer)

Marks and inscriptions

الجامع الازرق - أقسنقر الناصرى ومدرسة خايربك

Object history note

Given to the Museum in 1896 by Mr. Somers Clarke

Descriptive line

Photograph by Jean Pascal Sebah, captioned 'Cairo: General view, showing the mosque of Amir Aqsunqur al-Nasiri, built in 1346-47 and the funerary madrasa of Amir Khayrbak, built in 1502-21. Cairo, Egypt, albumen print, c. 1890's

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Survey of Egypt, Index to Map of Cairo showing Mohammedan monuments (Cairo, 1951) no. 123 and no. 248.

Production Note

Jean Pascal Sebah, Inventory number 128 (Cairo)

Categories

Historic Cairo

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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