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Study of 'Semneh from West'

Study of 'Semneh from West'

English School, 19th century

Dimensions: 16.2 x 27.2 cm

Titled 'Semneh from West' and dated '5 Jany 1862', bottom left-hand corner.


Study from the sketchbook, 'Sketches in the East', of 'J.D.T', an as yet unidentified English watercolour artist. The remains of the 18th Dynasty temple of Semneh in a rock strewn setting. The temple was rebuilt in stone by Thutmose II on the site of Sesostris III's original temple within his fortress.





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