Kiosk of Qirtasi

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RIBApix ref no RIBA16585
Artist/PhotographerGoury, Jules (1803-1834)
Jones, Owen (1809-1874)
CountryEgypt
CityQirtasi
Image Date1830
ViewExterior
StyleEgyptian
MediumPrint
Library ReferenceLarge SR. 91(62)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes SOURCE: O. Jones and J. Goury. Views of the Nile from Cairo to the second cataract (London, 1843), pl. 25 top NOTES: The kiosk was re-erected at New Kalabshah in the 20th century.

Subject tags

ruins, columns, religious buildings, archaeological sites, shrines