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Palmyra, Syria: Louis-François Cassas, received by an Arab chief in the temple of Bel, offers him bottles of liquids and pistols. Engraving by S.C. Miger after L.F. Cassas.

  • Cassas, Louis François, 1756-1827.
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[germinal an. VI [1798]]
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2851433i
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[Paris] : [Imprimerie de la République], [germinal an. VI [1798]]

Physical description

1 print : engraving, with etching ; platemark 41.2 x 55.5 cm

Lettering

Récéption de l'artiste voyageur chez le chef des Arabe à Palmyre. La scène est au pied du portique qui donne entrée dans le temple du soleil; l'ouverture, pratiquée par les Arabes vers le milieu de ce portique, laisse apercevoir au fond du tableau une partie de l'enceinte du temple. Dessiné par L.F. Cassas. Gravé par S.C. Miger.

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Bears number: I.e v.e no. 27

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 2851433i

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