Nile River, Egypt
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Additional Makers: [Attrib to. Henry William Burgess (ca.1792-1839)]
Inscription reads: Patmos Sept 6...from HMS Pelican commanded by the Hon. … Capt. Irby [Charles Leonard Irby]. This artwork is one of 71 which make up Atlas B of the Prudhoe Papers, an album of watercolours and drawings of journeys to Mount Sinai, Greece, Turkey, Egypt, Sweden and Denmark. Views are included of: Suez, Wadi Zefhira, Wadi Feraan, the stone of Moses, tomb of Agamemnon, Cyclades, Syra, Naxos, Myconi, Tino, Gallipoli, Smyrna, Patmos.