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Dome of the Rock, Jerusalem: a man praying before the Rock (Sakhrah). Colour lithograph by M. & N. Hanhart, 1865, after K. Werner, 1864.

  • Werner, Karl Friedrich Heinrich, 1808-1894.
Date
1865
Reference
40360i
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40361i
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The rock is believed by Muslims to be the spot from which Muhammad ascended through the heavens to God, was consulted by Moses and was given the obligatory Islamic prayers before returning to earth

Publication/Creation

London (83 Charlotte St. Fitzroy Sq.) : M. & N. Hanhart, 1865.

Physical description

1 print : lithograph, printed in colours ; sheet 35.5 x 50 cm

Series

Lettering

The Holy Rock, Jerusalem. C. Werner f. 1864

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 40360i

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  • English


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