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Inscription

lower left on step in image: H. Vernet; lower left below image: H. Vernet; lower center below image: Massacre des Mameluks rébelles dans le Chateau de Caire; lower right below image: Lith G: Engelmann; upper right above image: 55; by later hand, lower left in graphite: B178; by later hand, lower right in graphite: 2/ P. Pr Vernet 1818 4/72/30

Provenance

Frank Anderson Trapp [1922-2005], Pittsburgh; gift to NGA, 1999.

Exhibition History
1988
Delacroix and the Romantic Image: Oriental Themes, Wild Beasts, and the Hunt, Mead Art Museum, Amherst, MA, 1988, no cat. no., illustrated p. 53.
Bibliography
1885
Beraldi, Henri. Les graveurs du XIXe siecle, guide de l'amateur d'estampes modernes. 12 vols. Paris, 1885-1892: Henri. Les graveurs du XIXe siecle, guide de l'amateur d'estampes modernes. 12 vols. Paris: Librairie L. Conquet, 1885-1892.