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Inscription

on mount, lower center printed in black ink: THE STATUES OF THE PLAIN. / Thebes

Provenance

David and Mary Robinson, Sausalito, CA; NGA purchase, 1995.

Exhibition History
1986
19th Century Photographs from the Collection of Mary and David Robinson, Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts, California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco, 1986.
1995
The First Century of Photography: New Acquisitions, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1995.
Bibliography
1976
Lloyd, Valerie. Photography: The First Eighty Years. Exh. cat. P. & D. Colnaghi & Co. Ltd., London, 1976: 170.
1993
Excursions Along the Nile: The Photographic Discovery of Ancient Egypt. Exh. cat. Santa Barbara Museum of Art. Santa Barbara, California, 1993, pl.43.