View of the Temple of Thoth at Hermopolis near modern-day El Ashmunein

RIBApix ref no RIBA21335
Artist/PhotographerBarlow, Henry Clark (1806-1876)
CountryEgypt
CityHermopolis
Subject Date-375
Image Date1820
ViewExterior
StyleEgyptian
MediumDrawing
Library ReferencePB193/18(17)
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'. The hall of columns at the Temple of Thoth was demolished in 1826 and the stone re-used in the construction of a sugar factory.

Subject tags

capitals, columns, temples