Gate of Grand Cairo. - Arabian Architecture

1801 (published)

Milton, Thomas

Height: 31.1 cm, Width: 38.7 cm

E.154-1964 PDP

Plate by Thomas Milton (1743-1827) from 'Views in Egypt, from the Original Drawings in the possession of Sir Robert Ainslie, taken during his Embassy to Constantinople by Luigi Mayer…', depicting the Gate of Grand Cairo - Arabian Architecture. Dated 1802, although cited as first published by Robert Bowyer, London, 1801.

Aquatint, coloured by hand, of the Gate of Grand Cairo. Lettered with title, designer's name, and publisher's name and address and dated 1802.

Given by Mrs.Cicely H Webster

Location: Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case Z, shelf 12, box A

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