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City of Rosetta / Views in Egypt, Palestine and other parts of the Ottoman Empire

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1948,1125.6

  • Title (object)

    • City of Rosetta

    Title (series)

    • Views in Egypt, Palestine and other parts of the Ottoman Empire
  • Description

    Plate 22 in volume I: five women in blue robes carrying white cloths in the centre, men with turbans rowing and sailing boats behind the women, many sailing boats moored at a bank in the left background; after Mayer. 1801-1803
    Hand-coloured aquatint with etching

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1801-1803
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 304 millimetres (trimmed)
    • Width: 391 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below image with title and artists' names: "L. Mayer del. / T. Milton dirext."
  • Curator's comments

    Date from the series. See 1948,1125.2.

  • Bibliography

    • Abbey Travel 369.I.22 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (British Masters Portfolio)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition date

    1948

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1948,1125.6

Plate 22 in volume I: five women in blue robes carrying white cloths in the centre, men with turbans rowing and sailing boats behind the women, many sailing boats moored at a bank in the left background; after Mayer.  1801-1803  Hand-coloured aquatint with etching

Recto

Plate 22 in volume I: five women in blue robes carrying white cloths in the centre, men with turbans rowing and sailing boats behind the women, many sailing boats moored at a bank in the left background; after Mayer. 1801-1803 Hand-coloured aquatint with etching

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