ROBERTS, David and HAGUE, Louis.

Lateral View of the Temple called the Typhonoeum at Dendera

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66376
Lateral View of the Temple called the Typhonoeum at Dendera

[London, 1847].
£275

David Roberts' magnificent images of Egypt and the Holy Land rank amongst the finest topographical views of the nineteenth century. Roberts made a two-year journey to the Middle-East commencing in 1838, and whilst there executed numerous watercolours from which the finest were selected for the publication; The lithographs were executed by Louis Haghe. In order to help fund the project, Roberts produced a deluxe subscription edition, from which this lithograph was taken, which is notable for being the only edition to have original hand-colour, which would have been executed under the direction of the artist.
 
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Hand-coloured lithographs from the subscription edition of 'The Holy Land'.

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