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Killalu, Djibouti: camels and cattle drinking at a pool in a valley, watched by herders. Coloured lithograph by L. Rottmann after J.M. Bernatz.

  • Bernatz, Johann Martin, 1802-1878
Date
[1852-1855]
Reference
3015910i
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Description

Described by Kirk, op. cit., pp. 228-229, giving place name as "Killele". He mentions cattle, sheep and goats drinking at the pool, but not camels

Publication/Creation

[London] : [F.G. Moon] ; [Munich] : [The author], [1852-1855]

Physical description

1 print : lithograph, with watercolour ; image 23.6 x 34.4 cm

Lettering

Valley of Killalu. J.M. Bernatz del. Leop. Rottmann lith

References note

R. Kirk, 'Report on the route from Tajurra to Ankóbar, travelled by the Mission to Shwá, under charge of Captain W. C. Harris, Engineers, 1841 (close of the dry season)', Journal of the Royal Geographical Society, 1842, 12: 221-238
Not in: J.R. Abbey, Travel in aquatint and lithography 1770-1860, vol. I, London, 1957, though mentioned on p. 258, under no. 291 (W.C. Harris, The highlands of Aethiopia, 1844)

Lettering note

Bears number: XV

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 3015910i

Languages

  • English


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