en attendant les barbares II

Long gone views to Egypt’s Pharaonic temples of Aboo-Simble and Edfu, before disinterred or studied. Drawings made on the spot by Scottish painter David Roberts  (1796 -1864).

Lithographed by engraver Louis Haghe, images from Library of Congress

Aboo-Simble temple– elavations and interior

David-Roberts-Aboo-Simble

David-Roberts-Aboosimble-el

David-Roberts-Interior-of-t

Temple and portico views of Edfou

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David-Roberts-under-portico


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