image © Trustees of the British Museum | Licence: CC BY-NC-SA 4.0
image © Trustees of the British Museum | Licence: CC BY-NC-SA 4.0

Baths of Cleopatra, at Alexandria / Views in Egypt, Palestine and other parts of the Ottoman Empire

1802

Print after Luigi Mayer

From the collection

Title

Baths of Cleopatra, at Alexandria / Views in Egypt, Palestine and other parts of the Ottoman Empire

Date

1802

Artist

Print after Luigi Mayer

Description

Plate 15 in volume I: view of a bay; in the foreground, two men with turbans walking the beach towards a cave on the left where four men standing, three men in a boat on the right; two slipways on the other side of the bay where more figures standing; boats in the sea and another land in the left background; after Mayer; published state. 1802. Hand-coloured aquatint with etching.
Additional Makers: Publisher - Robert Bowyer; Print maker - Thomas Milton
Inscription: Lettered below image with title, artist's name and publication line: "L. Mayer delt. / Published by R. Bowyer, Historic Gallery, Pall Mall, 1802."
For full details please visit the collection website

Disclaimer

TWW try to keep the information on this page up to date. However, for the most accurate information you should always consult the owning collection

From the Watercolour World

Location

Alexandria, Nile Delta, Lower Egypt, Egypt

Country

Continent

Location Accuracy

Approximate

Medium

Spotted an error? Let us know: enquiries@watercolourworld.org

Leave a comment

Do you know more about this painting and the story behind it? Please share your thoughts below.