Fantastical Egyptian composition incorporating a conjectural reconstruction of the temples at Philoe (Philae), Elephantina (Elephantine Island, near Aswan) and Latopolis (Esna), with three pyramids seen in the distance

RIBApix ref no RIBA21329
Artist/PhotographerBarlow, Henry Clark (1806-1876)
CountryEgypt
CityPhilae
Image Date1820
ViewExterior
StyleEgyptian
MediumDrawing
Library ReferencePB193/18(10)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This drawing was produced to illustrate a publication or paper entitled 'Egyptian antiquities chiefly in architecture'.

Subject tags

temples, pyramids, obelisks