Coloring: Shown here with added hand coloring of highlights. Also available in original lithographic colors only.

Comments: The finest of the three Egypt & Nubia Title Vignettes, this shows the center of the exterior of the Temple of Aboo Simbel, depicting the god Ra-Harakhti with a sparrow hawk's head. In this sketch, the main entrance to the temple is still almost entirely blocked by sand.

Catalog Number: EK 122

Price: $800 uncolored, $900 colored.


Title: Title Vignette: Entrance to the Great Temple of Aboo Simble

Edition: Standard First Edition, 1842-49

Condition: Excellent


Paper : 16 5/8" x 23 15/16"
Image: 13 7/8" x 19 5/8"