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photograph - The funerary khanqah of Mamluk Sultan al-Ashraf Barsbay and the mausoleum of Mamluk Amir Janibak, Cairo
  • The funerary khanqah of Mamluk Sultan al-Ashraf Barsbay and the mausoleum of Mamluk Amir Janibak, Cairo
    Sebah, Pascal, born 1823 - died 1886
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The funerary khanqah of Mamluk Sultan al-Ashraf Barsbay and the mausoleum of Mamluk Amir Janibak, Cairo

  • Object:

    photograph

  • Place of origin:

    Egypt (photographed)
    Cairo (photographed)

  • Date:

    ca. 1880

  • Artist/Maker:

    Sebah, Pascal, born 1823 - died 1886 (photographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Albumen print

  • Museum number:

    341-1924

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case BX, shelf 167

Physical description

A mounted albumen print showing an object from the Museum of Islamic Art collection in Cairo, Egypt

Place of Origin

Egypt (photographed)
Cairo (photographed)

Date

ca. 1880

Artist/maker

Sebah, Pascal, born 1823 - died 1886 (photographer)

Materials and Techniques

Albumen print

Marks and inscriptions

خانقاه السلطان برسباى بالقرافة

قبة جانى بك الأشرفى

Descriptive line

Photograph by Pascal Sebah, captioned 'Cairo: Tombs of the Khalifs. Mausoleums of the Sultan al-Malik al-Ashrab Barsbây; the Emir Gânî-bak, ets', built in the . Cairo, Egypt, albumen print, ca. 1880

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

Survey of Egypt, Index to Map of Cairo showing Mohammedan monuments (Cairo, 1951) no.121 and no.122

Materials

Photographic paper

Techniques

Albumen process; Photography

Categories

Historic Cairo; Architecture; Monuments

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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