Sphinx and the pyramids of Chephren (Khafre) and Mycerinus (Menkaure), Giza

RIBApix ref no RIBA7845
Artist/PhotographerBonfils, Felix (1831-1885)
CountryEgypt
CityGiza
Subject Date-2509
Image Date1870
ViewExterior
StyleEgyptian
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceA188/3
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The Sphinx dates from c. 2550-2500 BC and the pyramids of Chephren (Khafre) and Mycerinus (Menkaure) from 2589-2530 BC.

Subject tags

sculpture, stone, archaeological sites, pyramids, monuments