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Voyage À Méroé, Au Fleuve Blanc, Au-delà De Fâzoql Dans Le Midi Du Royaume De Sennâr, À Syouah Et Dans Cinq Autres Oasis; Fait Dans Les Années 1819, 1820, 1821 Et 1822

Print
1823-4 (printed)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Printed plate with maps and details of the pyramids at Jebel Barkal, from a volume (I) consisting of 75 plates, etchings and lithographs, with descriptive text. Half bound in green morocco, spine gilt. Each plate lettered with title, names of artists and/or printers. Each numbered with plate number.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Additional TitleMont Barkal. 1-4. Plan Et Détails De La 3e. Des Pyramides Du Nord Ouest. 5-7. Plan Et Détails De La 5e. Pyramide.
Materials and Techniques
Printed plate
Brief Description
Printed plate depicting maps and details of the pyramids at Jebel Barkal, after a drawing by Frederic Cailliaud from a volume entitled 'Voyage À Méroé, Au Fleuve Blanc, Au-delà De Fâzoql Dans Le Midi Du Royaume De Sennâr, À Syouah Et Dans Cinq Autres Oasis; Fait Dans Les Années 1819, 1820, 1821 Et 1822, 1823'. Volumes (2) consisting of plates (75 each) with descriptive text. French School, printed 1823-1824.
Physical Description
Printed plate with maps and details of the pyramids at Jebel Barkal, from a volume (I) consisting of 75 plates, etchings and lithographs, with descriptive text. Half bound in green morocco, spine gilt. Each plate lettered with title, names of artists and/or printers. Each numbered with plate number.
Dimensions
  • Size of covers height: 51.2 cm
  • Width: 34.4 cm
Dimensions taken from departmental notes
Credit line
Purchased with the assistance of the National Heritage Memorial Fund, Art Fund, Shell International and the Friends of the V&A
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Places Depicted
Collection
Accession Number
SP.137:56

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